A wonderful example of antique writing luxury in the form of this Victorian ink desk standish…
As writing accessories go, you can’t get better than this regal desk-set in the form of a highly ornate brass inkwell stand and two fine designed glass inkwells with decanter style lids.
About This Victorian Ornate Brass Inkwell Desk Set
The brass stand has intricate designs and faces that go all around the stand. The two-block glass inkwells have block design and both have sturdy decanter-style designed lids with brass rings around their necks. Traditionally known as a “desk standish” these desk standish sets became popular between the 15th and 18th centuries.
Inkwell Deskset Size:
14cm Height (to top of inkwell)