Brass Topped Travel Inkwell

Brass Topped Travel Inkwell

£95
Reference

81933

A medium sized, brass topped, glass Travel Inkwell.

This is a standard design of travel inkwell, often used with Portable Desks or Writing Slopes that set compartments to hold them. They were popular in the first half of the 19th Century. The lid has a thumb bolt to secure the contents and avoid any ink escaping during travel.

The size of this example is uncommon. Early to mid 19th Century.

This inkwell is shown on the far left of the front row of the video, as you view it.

Dimensions:

Height 4.5 cm / 1 "
Width 4.5 cm / 1 "
Depth 4.5 cm / 1 "
Period

Early to mid 19th Century.

Medium

Brass & Glass

Country

England

Condition

Good

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