Mint "Nickel Plated Cast Iron Ink Stand" Desk Set with Splayed Feet Circa 1870's to 1910 !!!
Nickel Plated metal items were "All the rage in America" between 1880 and 1910. This Ink Stand is no exception, except for it's Mint Condition, you would think that it was made yesterday. Undoubtedly Treasured and displayed by the owner without using it, or packed away since new. Sorry, no glass lids found.
Measures : Overall 8 1/2 inches Long ,5 inches Wide and 5 3/4 inches High to the top of the Pen Tree, or Rack. Glass Wells are 2 3/4 inches Square, with Standard Quarter Rounded Corners
Weight : 3 Pounds and 2.1 Ounces.
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