ESTATE FRESH VINTAGE OLD ANTIQUE. 19th CENTURY FRENCH BRONZE FIGURAL INKWELL DESK INKSTAND. "MYTHOLOGICAL SATYR MASK DEVIL FACE & PALMETTES". Large single hinged urn form with pineapple finial, superb circular tray.
Mounted on gorgeous square stand with stunning neoclassic embellishments. (glass inset does not appear to be original, but fits well). Casting is crisp, surface is clean, and detailing is superb. Patina is rich and golden, decor is exceptionally well-detailed...
Stand is perfectly proportioned and beautifully balanced. BEAUTIFUL ESTATE OLD CONDITION THERE ARE NO SPLITS, BREAKS, REPAIRS... ORIGINAL HARDWARE AND FITTINGS ARE GREAT..... BOTTOM PHOTO SHOWS ORIGINAL FITTINGS.
TOP HINGE IS FINE AND IS NOT DAMAGED OR BENT, PINEAPPLE FINIAL IS EXCELLENT.... PLEASE CONSIDER SOME MILD SURFACE MARKS AND WEAR CONSISTENT WITH AGE. PATINA IS OLD, INKSTAND HAS NOT BEEN CLEANED, POLISHED, OR BUFFED.
INSERT DOES NOT APPEAR TO BE ORIGINAL BUT THE FIT IS GOOD. 6 3/4" HIGH by 7 7/8" SQUARED BASE. WEIGHT 3lbs 5.0oz THIS IS STUNNING AND REMARKABLE PERIOD FRENCH BRONZE INKWELL INKSTAND. WILL MAKE AN EXCITING ADDITION FOR YOUR DESK OR DISPLAY COLLECTION. ALL ITEMS ARE ANTIQUE IN NATURE AND SUCH PIECES DO OCCASIONALLY HAVE MANUFACTURING FLAWS INDICATIVE OF THE PERIOD IN WHICH THEY WERE MADE...The item "Antique FRENCH 19th BRONZE Figural Satyr DEVIL INKWELL Inkstand DESK Victorian" is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Inkwells". The seller is "bidatzeldas" and is located in Adrian, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.