An Australian silver mounted horse hoof inkwell By J.M.Wendt
Sold for AU$ 1,320 (US$ 1,235) inc. premium
Fine Furniture & Decorative Arts
Sydney, Byron Kennedy Hall
26 Jun 2011 11:00 EST
An Australian silver mounted horse hoof inkwell
the hoof mounted with an embossed hinged inkwell with later linear, inscribed "Darkie 1889", stamped WENDT,
This ink well was presented as dated in 1889 to " Darkie" the year the horse died and the ink well is mounted on his hoof.
Darkie won the Great Eastern Steeplechase in 1877 and 1878 at oak Bank, South Australia.
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