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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 733

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TWO-BOTTLE INKSTAND

    MARK OF HENRY WILKINSON & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1855

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    A VICTORIAN SILVER TWO-BOTTLE INKSTAND
    MARK OF HENRY WILKINSON & CO, SHEFFIELD, 1855
    On four scrolled bracket feet, the scrolling foliate border with cartouches and pen depressions at either side, the two mounted glass bottles in receivers pierced with quatrefoils, centred by a taperstick and snuffer.
    11¼ in. (28.7 cm.)
    weighable silver, 23 oz. (714 gr.)


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