Antique English Sterling Silver Inkstand London 1905 James Parkes. Rectangular shape, gadroon, and shell foliate cornices on four turned paw supports. Retaining its original cut glass bottles, lids, taper chamber stick, snuffer and a quill compartments. Hallmarked on each piece throughout. Measures: 8.50 x 5.75 x 4.00 (top of snuffer). Silver weight excluding glass 570 grams (18.32 oz).
Antique English Sterling Silver Inkstand London 1905by Louis Wine
Antique English Sterling Silver Inkstand London 1905
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.