22 May 2009
This lot is offered without a reserve
A GEORGE II SILVER INKSTAND
MARK OF SAMUEL HERBERT & CO., LONDON, 1755
Shaped rectangular, with gadrooned borders, set on four paw feet, two pen troughs centering three pierced sleeves, each fitted with glass inkwell, with silver mounts, marked under base, the sleeves and inkpot covers apparently unmarked
9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) long; 21 oz. (665 gr.)
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