Very large antique desk set dating to early 1900's, which is made from a beautiful rouge (reddish brown) striated marble. The blotter measures 6 1/2″ x 3″ by 3 1/4"″ high, while the ink well and pen holder measures 8 1/4" by 7 1/4" by 3 1/2" high, and has metal feet and hinges, the original glass lining bottle is still in the well. This is a super high quality matched set, the color and weight give it a strong masculine look, it was probably designed for a gentleman's study or office desk. The set is in very good estate order, there is a small flake to the base of the blotter handle where it unscrews to allow you to put the paper in, because of the location this is very inconspicuous and does not affect the look or the function in any way. If you have been looking for a high quality antique desk pieces, this is a wonderful set that is bold enough to be impressive.
Item ID: 004710