A rococo brass cherub and lion head inkwell and pen tray

A heavy and finely crafted 19th Century inkwell with pen tray surround. This is a substantial sized piece.

Every part of this piece is beautifully detailed from the faces with their wild, flowing hair on the tray rest, to the lion head motifs on the inkwell’s body, right down to the tray’s tapered bun feet.



All approximate

overall height 12.5cm

flat edge to flat edge depth 19cm

curved edge to curved edge width 22cm


Condition: Where there are specific points to note we will detail these as far as possible but please be aware that all our items have wear commensurate with age and are as seen in the photographs. If you require any specific information please do not hesitate to get in contact. Please note: the lid hinge is in fine, tight order but the liner is missing. There is a small knock to one curved edge.

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