DESCRIPTION: A charming and distinctive silverplated Danish, Art Deco desk set. This set is comprised of 3 pieces: The large polar bear inkwell of a bear poised on a broad pen stand, baby bear on rocking ink blotter and large polar bear weighted as a paperweight. The artist's initials, CSM, are impressed on the weighted bear's iceberg.
The two castle mark for Denmark for 1926-1939 is impressed on the back of the pen tray.
CONDITION: Loss to some of the silver plating on the pen tray, in the tray and on the back which have had the most handling over the last 90 or so years. A few slight, stray scratches due to use and age. Otherwise, very good.
DIMENSIONS: Inkstand tray 8 inches high x 11 1/2 inches wide x 7 inches deep. The paperweight, 4 1/2 inches high x 6 inches wide x 3 1/4 inches deep. Blotter 6 inches high, 3 1/4 inches wide x 6 1/4 inches deep.
WEIGHT: Total of 5 pounds, 9 ounces.