An antique papier mache ink well with Mother of Pearl and gold pen work. A perfect desk companion, generous in size with a large well for holding pens. Large scrolls on the front and back of the inkwell add enormous impact.
English, Circa 1880
Measurements; 17" wide X 12' X 3" high, inkwell 2 ¼" high X 3" diameter
Condition report; papier mache is in good condition, some loss of Mother of Pearl and gold pen work. The ink well shows signs of rust on the inside rim, no chips or cracks. It may not be original to the ink stand; however fits well very well.