A fine novelty silver inkwell with an equestrian theme. The large double inkwell features jockey cap design lids on the inkpots. A large horseshoe shaped pen holder at the back of the inkwell has “nails” for a pen rest. In the center of the inkwell is a horse figure and in the front of the inkwell is a small well for change or small writing accessories.
An excellent addition to your desk or library.
C 1900, silver plate over a base metal, maker’s mark, WMFM, for Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Measurements; 12" long, 7" wide and 6 1/4" high
Condition Report; Overall very good condition, no chips or cracks on inkpots, one inkpot has a few breaks in inside silver rim (shown in photo) and one jockey cap lid has a little play. The horseshoe pen holder has a bit of play but is on tight. All in accordance with age and use of item.
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