Early Victorian silver inkstand with two cut glass inkwells, central taperstick holder, match holder and snuffer. Of shaped, rectangular, form with leaf and scroll border. Raised on four bracket feet. The chamberstick holder is removable.
In excellent order with moderate surface wear commensurate with age. Minor nibble to the base of one cut glass inkwell. Repaired split to the silver mount of one inkwell.
The inkstand, taperstick holder, bottle holders and snuffer are all hallmarked for Sheffield 1837. The collars and mounts for the two cut glass inkwells are hallmarked for Sheffield 1845. Everything has the maker's mark for Henry Wilkinson & Co.
Approximate total weight is 950 grams.
Approximate silver weight is 541 grams or 17.3 troy ounces.
Approximate dimensions are 25 cm length, 16 cm width and 16 cm height.