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INKWELLS

UB Ink Well , circa late 18th century (see brass penners above) brass, 1 1/4" high ,  excellent condition, 0978.jpg

 

UB excise ink bottle , early 19th century  3 1/4" high ,  excellent condition, 1024.jpg  (see Finlay, p. 151 #216)

 

Riddle Ink Well , circa 1835, Blue glass 'tea pot' ink well, 2" high with silver 'spout cover' and silver top medallion embossed "G. RIDDLE  LONDON" around a crown,  excellent condition except for split in sliver cap, 0941.jpg

 

Mordan Ink Well , circa 1835, Blue glass 'tea pot' ink well, 2" high and gold top medallion embossed "S. MORDAN & Co  LONDON" around a crown,  excellent condition except for some gold paint trim los, 087.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1840, crystal with sterling & 18K plaque, screw tight, top, 2 ¾” x 2 ¼” x 2" high, London hallmarks “TD” (probably Thomas Downes) , extensive hand floral engraving and an 18K gold plaque engraved with fancy initials.   excellent condition, 0988.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1818, crystal with sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/2" high, London hallmarks – c , engraved initials “G.F.”   excellent condition, 0945.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1818, crystal with sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/4" high, London hallmarks – c , “GR” makers mark,   excellent condition, 1002.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1848, crystal with sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/4" high, Engraved with a dog above a 1” rule, London hallmarks – n , “TW*RMN” makers mark,   excellent condition, 1003.jpg

 

 

Travel Ink Well , 1809, crystal with sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/2" high, London hallmarks – o , engraved cap,   excellent condition, 0956.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1810, sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/2" high, London hallmarks – P , engraved cap,   excellent condition, 0955.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , 1832, leather wrapped crystal with sterling, screw tight, top, 1 1/2" high, engraved top & cap, London hallmark – r, makers mark GR, Continental [?} marks   excellent condition (a few glass chips), 0956.jpg

 

 

Travel Ink Well , circa 1835, glass with brass, screw tight, top, 1 3/4" high,  excellent - condition , (see Finlay, p.151 #219) 0944.jpg

 

Travel Ink Well , circa 1835, glass with brass, screw tight, top, 1 1/2" high,  excellent - condition , (see Finlay, p.151 #219) 0944.jpg 

 

Two Mosley Ink Wells , circa 1835, clear glass ink well, 1 5/8" high with brass screw on top embossed "MOSLEY’S REVOLVING" around a crown,  excellent condition except for a few small glass nicks in left & a cap dent in right, 0958.jpg

 

UB Ink Well , circa 1835, Ivory with 18k gold disk, 1 3/4" high with screw on top embossed,  excellent condition except for ivory age cracks, 0957.jpg

 

Mordan ink bottle, circa mid/late 19th century,  5 " ,  excellent condition, 0928.jpg

 

Sander, circa 19th century,  brass, 4 ½” ,  excellent condition, 1014.jpg

 

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