We are pleased to offer this impressive Oporto Portuguese cut glass and fine .833 sterling silver desk inkwell with ornate stand, dating back to the 1890’s. Crystal well features a brilliant cut glass bottom with inkwell blown inside and ornate silver hinged lid closure. Measures 2” square by 2 ¾” high and hallmarked on the collar. Square footed silver stand has a beautiful widespread ornate apron decorated with flowers, shell-work, scrolls and leaves and features a square gallery in the center with leaf scrolls supporting the shoulders of the glass inkwell. Stand measures 8 ½” square by 4” high and is hallmarked with the same two stamps as the inkwell on the outside of the center gallery.
Details and craftsmanship are exquisite on this rare find… A must have indeed! Many high-quality pictures provided… please check them to appreciate the details.
Condition Report: Very good antique condition with no chips. Normal wear/imperfections such as light scratches and tarnish exist but nothing significant, we only mention for accuracy.
Customers are always welcome to pick up from our store during business hours. We offer combined shipping and savings are always passed along to our customers. Shipping cost is based on packaging, size and weight of combined items.
About Us: We are a consignment store located in Lewisville, Texas and have been proudly selling since 2002. Our large showroom is filled with quality furniture, art and collectibles solely from our consignor's estates and private collections.
Please Note: Texas customers are subject to pay 8.25% sales tax.
Antiques & Vintage: Please remember the items we sell had a previous life. Therefore, there may be light scratches, imperfections or other minor signs of wear. Although we do our very best to describe and provide the correct information about the item, we are not experts.