DescriptionA GEORGE II SILVER INKSTAND
Elizabeth Godfrey, London, England , 1751-1752
Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), EG, q, l, 63.14
5-1/4 x 12-3/4 x 9-1/8 inches (13.3 x 32.4 x 23.2 cm)
60.42 troy ounces
The rectangular inkstand raised on incurved scrolled feet, with gadrooned border punctuated by cast shell centers and corners, two wells and pen stand, fitted with earlier bell (1746-1747), sand pot with lid, ink pot with lid and candlestick.
Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000.
overall very good condition, minor surface scratching
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