10/7/2022, 18:40:43
Cut Glass & Sterling Silver Desk Inkwell by Asprey & Co - Antique George V (1 of 9)
AC Silver
Tyne and Wear, UK

Andrew Campbell, founder and owner of AC Silver, has been dealing in antique silver and antique jewellery since 1977. In addition to a premier retail premises in Newcastle, north-east England, Andrew has developed an internationally recognised online store, serving both new and return customers nationally and worldwide. Andrew personally sources a wide range of items, including antique jewellery, antique diamond rings and antique gemstone rings. Andrew has also developed a fine and comprehensive inventory of antique silverware, AC Silver is a respected and trusted specialist in its field.

... See more

Cut Glass & Sterling Silver Desk Inkwell by Asprey & Co - Antique George V

REF: A3746 / LA386303
£1,145
€1,311
$1,300
Secure Payments By
Certified DealerApproved listing383 sales by dealer
Certified DealerApproved listing383 sales by dealer
Description
This is an exceptional, fine and impressive, large antique George V cut glass and English sterling silver mounted desk inkwell made by Asprey & Co; part of our antique silver and glassware collection This fine antique George V cut glass and English sterling silver mounted desk inkwell has a plain cuboid form with rounded corners. The neck of the antique glass inkwell is encircled with an impressive silver mount and fitted with a compressed circular hinged hallmarked sterling silver cover. The cover opens to reveal the removable glass ink liner. The interior of the cover retains the original gilt interior. The impressive glass body of this inkwell is embellished with hobnail style deep cut glass ornamentation to the underside. This fine example of antique silverware has been crafted by the renowned London silversmiths Asprey & Co Ltd. Maker: Asprey & Co Ltd Date: 1921 Origin: London, England

measurements

Height to top of cover 10cm/3.9", Width 11.3cm/4.4" square, Diameter of liner 2.5cm/1", Height of liner 2.8cm/1.1"

declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Cut Glass & Sterling Silver Desk Inkwell by Asprey & Co - Antique George V (LA386303) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1921

condition

This antique glass inkwell is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The inkwell has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The glass is in perfect condition. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount have wear but remain legible. The part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

additional info

delivery

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received. INSURANCE IN TRANSIT Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000. All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver. Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

location

This Cut Glass & Sterling Silver Desk Inkwell by Asprey & Co - Antique George V is located in Newcastle, United Kingdom