An Australian silver mounted horse hoof inkwell  By J.M.Wendt
Lot 263
An Australian silver mounted horse hoof inkwell By J.M.Wendt
Sold for AU$ 1,320 (US$ 1,235) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Australian silver mounted horse hoof inkwell
By J.M.Wendt
the hoof mounted with an embossed hinged inkwell with later linear, inscribed "Darkie 1889", stamped WENDT, height 13cm.

Footnotes

  • 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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