• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    RAILWAY INTEREST: A NOVELTY VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED INKSTAND

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    RAILWAY INTEREST: A NOVELTY VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED INKSTAND
    CIRCA 1880
    Modelled as a steam engine, the base raised on four foliate bracket feet centred at either side by a vacant cartouche, two detachable faceted glass bottles with fluted domed covers, the front of the train with pull-out nib compartment
    13¼ in. (33.7 cm.) long


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