An estate silver plate and glass inkwell with an Equestrian theme. The stand features a large glass block inkwell with silver plated collar and lid along with a shell and leaf motif on the base. On one corner of the base is a hunt saddle with crop and a fox head.
Excellent choice for a fox hunter’s or sporting enthusiast’s desk or writing collection.
Acquired in England, no markings found
Measurements: base is 5 ½” X 5 ½”, inkwell measures 2 ½” square and stands 3 ¼” high
Condition Report; Very good, silver plate shows little wear, small areas of tarnish. The decorative element featuring saddle, crop and fox has slight movement. Two screws can be viewed from the bottom of the inkwell and they hold the element in place.