AN AMERICAN SILVER INKSTAND
Maker's mark of Gorham Mfg. Co., no. B2342
Martele style, with lightly hammered finish, of shaped serpentine outline, the front with pen well, border, the rising center with hole for glass ink pot, enclosed by hinged sloping cover decorated with poppy enclosed by scrolls and two leaves, with poppy and curvilinear scroll border--12in. (30.4cm.) long, 22oz.