Victorian Parcel-Gilt Figural Inkstand
A Victorian parcel-gilt figural Inkstand in the form of a huntsman, London 1879, H.W. Dee. Engraved with a registered design lozenge for the 13th December 1879 [number 344200] entered by Henry William and Louis Dee of 8, Sherwood Street. Engraved also on the underside of the cap with the retailer’s address: ‘A. Thomas, 39B Old Bond St.’
Henry William and Louis Dee made high quality silver novelties, including a number in the form of political caricatures.
Good with some wear to parcel-gilding and some staining from ink to the interior of the lid.
Height 10.90 cm; Width 10.70 cm; Depth 8.10 cm.