• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 112

    A VICTORIAN SILVER INKSTAND

    MARK OF JAMES DIXON AND SON, SHEFFIELD, 1857

    Price Realised  

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    A VICTORIAN SILVER INKSTAND
    MARK OF JAMES DIXON AND SON, SHEFFIELD, 1857
    The sides with Greek key motifs, a foliate beaded border, acanthus leaf corners and a pen depression at either side, the raised central section supporting two openwork inkwells and urn-shaped covered nib compartment, engraved with presentation inscription and crest
    12 5/8 in. (32.1 cm.) long
    43 oz. (1,333 gr.)


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