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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    A VICTORIAN SILVER INKSTAND

    MARK OF ROBINSON, EDKINS & ASTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1839

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER INKSTAND
    MARK OF ROBINSON, EDKINS & ASTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1839
    Shaped rectangular with shell and acanthus foliage scrolling border, on four scroll feet with conforming design, the two fluted cut-glass containers with removable covers with reed and leaf border, the central baluster-shaped silver wafer box with removable taperstick cover, taperstick cover shaped as acanthus leaf with its shaft and handle fashioned as flower with removable nozzle, the stand engraved with two crests, marked on stand, bottle mounts, covers, wafer box, nozzle and holding pins
    13¼ in. (33.7 cm.) long; 51 oz. (1590 gr.) weighable silver


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