Antique English Regency inkwell in patinated bronze and ormolu with dolphin mount.

Antique English Regency inkwell in patinated bronze and ormolu with dolphin mount.
Antique english Regency patinated bronze and ormolu double inkwell. Set upon a rectangular base with mercury gilt ormolu moulding of "stiff leaf and dart" design. The inkwell holder itself, a vertical rectangle of patinated bronze designed as a wall with courses of bricks. The inset lid of bronze doree with Amthemion paterns and crested with a fine dolphin, cast in bronze, well finished and then patinated. The dolphin lying on its body with his tail up. Two original porcelain inkwells ( one with chipped lip) and two quill holders. English circa 1810. 4 inches high by 4 inches wide by 2.5 inches deep ( 10 cms by 10 cms by 6.25 cms).

Stock Number: 4599

Origin: English

Price: £1,100

Availability: In Stock

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