Items for Sale:    S.J. Shrubsole Corp.

A Victorian Antique Hardstone-Mounted Scottish Silver Inkstand (1897 Edinburgh)

Artist

JAMES AITCHISON (worked from c.1890)

Country of Origin

Edinburgh

Dated

1897

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

  3.62inch high
(  9.19 cm high)

Condition

Excellent


Provenance

The cover engraved with a demi-lion crest and the motto Florie et Fides.

Description / Expertise

Of ovoid form engraved with scrolling foliage and set with a variety of Scottish hard stone plaques, one three cast stag-head feet, opening to reveal an gilt interior with glass ink bottle.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Fully hallmarked

Price

gbp 11049 (Pound Sterling)   Original: usd 14500.00 (US Dollar)