A Victorian silver presentation ink stand by Stephen Smith, London 1868
Lot 281
A Victorian silver presentation ink stand by Stephen Smith, London 1868
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,259) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Victorian silver presentation ink stand
by Stephen Smith, London 1868
Of shaped rectangular form, on four bracket feet formed as winged paws, with beaded rim and central scroll handle, the two glass bottles with thistles applied to lids, together with a plated example stamped Mappin Brothers London, with presentation inscription, the two glass bottle with regimental device for the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders above 'Egypt', and and a lidded ink pot, set with Abercrombie medal.

Footnotes

  • The presentation inscription to silver stand rubbed.
    The presentation inscription to plated stand reads;
    Presented from the Corporals 1st Batt. H.L.I to Corporals 2nd Batt. Queens own Cameron Highlanders in rememberance of the happy days spent together in the Cpls. Mess Albuhera Bks. 1919-1920.
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