London, South Kensington
16 May 2001
A Victorian silver-gilt inkwell
Mark of Robert Hennell, 1865
The circular section base with applied frog, grotesque mask and serpents surrounding a winged staff border, all within two wirework motifs, with a central well supporting a globular etched glass bottle with hinged silver lid
8 5/8in. (22cm.) diam.
16oz. approx. weighable silver
21 Park Lane, London.
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