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Lot 1108

SPANISH BRASS STANDISH / INKSTAND

Estimate: $80 - $120
Sold for
$110.70
Sold Price includes BP

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SPANISH BRASS STANDISH / INKSTAND, square-form tray raised on four threaded legs, scalloped skirting to edge, top fitted with four cylinder-form containers, including two with a cover containing four circular-form openings, and another pot for pounce/sander, one end fitted with a diminutive candle holder and another side with a hook for a bell, medial fitted with a central footed container topped with a carrying handle. Fourth quarter 18th century. 6 1/2" HOA, tray 6" x 7 1/4" overall.
Literature: Parallels Schiffer - The Brass Book, p. 292, fig. C left.

Condition

Good overall condition with expected wear, some scattered light denting, repair to handle finial, two containers lacking covers.

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Deaccessioned from the Wilton House Museum collection, Richmond, VA. 
Accessioned in 1908.