154. Antique Art Nouveau English Sterling Silver Crystal Ink Desk Inkstand Desk Set

A Superb Example of an English heavy gauge Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Period boat shaped single hand cut crystal Ink Bottle Desk Standish, complete with hinged cover with silver gilt interior. 

The main reeded boat shaped edge frame is raised on four plain square supports   

Mark of JGS for John Grinsell & Son. Victoria Works, Birmingham.  

Assayed in London in 1902.  

Condition: Good condition for such an early piece with no losses, possibly never used. Marks are crisp and clear, some tiny age spots here and there.  

Width: (at widest) 9.5" (24.25cm). Depth: (at base of frame) 4” (10.25cm) Height: (entire) 3.5” (9cm). 

Shipped to Arlington, Virginia, USA. 

Affordable fixed charge Worldwide Store to door shipping offered.