A William IV silver inkstand, by Benjamin Smith II, London 1836,

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Lot 386
A William IV silver inkstand,
by Benjamin Smith II, London 1836,

£ 2,000 - 3,000
US$ 2,800 - 4,200
A William IV silver inkstand,
by Benjamin Smith II, London 1836,
shaped oval form with flower head and scroll border, shell skirted sides, central raised panel with three shell, scroll and flower head mounts, the central mount with an applied book shaped reserve below a Victorian chamberstick with removable conical extinguisher, by Henry Wilkinson & Co, Sheffield 1849, shaped circular form with scroll handle, two cut-glass inkwells with rose and leaf finial, length 34cm, weight 56oz.

Footnotes

  • The arms are those of Plumptre, originally of Nottinghamshire and Kent.
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