A substantial Solid Silver Inkstand in the classic ‘Treasury’ Style as seen in examples from as early as the 17th Century. This is a particularly fine example of a large size with one large compartment on one side and three on the other, each topped with a hinged lid. The Inkstand stands on four ball feet and has shaped hinged handles on the shorter sides. Two oft he compartments have clear glass fitted inkwells inserted.
Date – 1925.
Made in London.
Maker – Charles & Richard Comyns for Tiffany & Co.
Approx. Silver Weight – 98oz / 3 kgs.
Approx. Total weight Inc. Inkwells – 4.2kgs
Approx. Length – 31cm
Approx. Width – 21.5cm
Approx. Height – 9.9cm
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