Antique Inkstands (108 results)

Antique Hand-Carved Black Forest Bears Inkstand 19th Century
Antique Hand-Carved Black Forest Bears Inkstand 19...
Glass, Wood
This charming antique Black Forest inkstand dates from circa 1880. Beautifully modelled, hand-carved from linden wood, with mother and baby bear on a naturalistically carved rocky ou...
Fine Antique George II Double Partners Inkstand
A fine and impressive antique George II crested sterling silver double partners inkstand with three silver mounted finely cut-glass inkwells. The body of the inkstand is ornamented with...
Anglo-Indian Ebony and Bone Inkstand

Anglo-Indian Ebony and Bone Inkstand
An outstanding very large Anglo-Indian ebony and inlaid partners inkstand with two heavy crystal inset inkwells with ebony lids and finials, gadrooned edge, unusual carved sphinx corner...
Antique Inkstand with Elephant Figurine and two in...
Metal
Beautiful antique inkstand with animal figures. Big green metal elephant metal/zamak/zamac inkstand, two glass inkwells inside with kind of wolf on the covers. Desk accesorry - Inkset ...
Turtle Inkstand, circa 1875

Turtle Inkstand, circa 1875
Bronze and leather-simulated carapace.
19th Century Palissyware Inkstand by Thomas Sargent

19th Century Palissyware Inkstand by Thomas Sargen...
Thomas Sargent
Faience
19th century Palissyware inkstand by Thomas Sargent. Two winged, spotted leopards serve as a pen rest on this colorful faience inkstand and two colorful wells flank a depression for ...
Late 19th Century Inkwell or Inkstand with Wood, Brass and Glass
Late 19th Century Inkwell or Inkstand with Wood, B...
Bronze, Glass, Oak
Lovely designed 19th century wooden inkstand or inkwell with glass ink pots and decorated with bronze elemants. The measurements are: Depth 17 cm/ 6.6 inch. Width 28 cm/ 11 inch. ...
Antique Sterling Silver Victorian Inkstand Charles...
A very elegant Victorian silver desk inkstand with double pen tray for easy use from either side of a desk. The inkstand has decorative bordering throughout for highlights and sits on f...
Italian Pietra Dura Inkstand

Italian Pietra Dura Inkstand
Brass, Glass, Marble
A late 19th century Italian Pietra Dura inkstand; with two removable blown glass inkwells with brass tops flanking a central marble inkwell all raised on curved marble feet.
"Inkstands and Inkwells, A Collector's Guide", Book First Edition
"Inkstands and Inkwells, A Collector's Guide", Boo...
Betty and Ted Rivera
Paper
Inkstands and Inkwells, A Collector's Guide by Betty and Ted Rivera. NY, Crown Publishers, Inc., 1973. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 216 pp. A comprehensive guide to writing...
Antique English Papier Mâché Inkstand with Inlaid Mother-of-Pearl
Antique English Papier Mâché Inkstand with Inlaid ...
Graceful papier mâché 19th century English inkstand with original inkwell. The hand decorated gilt accents with inlaid mother-of-pearl. Comes with a mother-of-pearl pen. All original in...
Continental Bronze Crab Form Inkstand
Continental Bronze Crab Form Inkstand
Bronze
An early 20th century, Continental bronze inkstand in the form of a crab with glass inkpot.
Sterling Silver Gilt Victorian Inkstand London 1847 Robert Hennell
Sterling Silver Gilt Victorian Inkstand London 184...
Robert Hennell
A very rare and stylish naturalistic inkstand in the form of a leaf above which sits a bell in the form of a pear, quill compartment in the form of an apple and an ink compartment in th...
Antique English Papier Mâché Inkstand

Antique English Papier Mâché Inkstand
Antique black papier mâché inkstand ornately hand-painted, with original inkwells, little lidded stamp box and place for pens. Quite good condition.
Empire Gilt and Patinated Bronze Inkstand (Encrier)
Empire Gilt and Patinated Bronze Inkstand (Encrier...
Bronze
The rectangular base mounted with a round lidded ink pot with a porcelain container and a sand pot, each raised on winged lion feet, centered by a palm decorated columnar carrying handl...
Bronze Inkstand modeled as a stalking cat

Bronze Inkstand modeled as a stalking cat
Bronze, Marble
An amusing large bronze inkstand by Dominic Alonzo, modeled as a cat stalking lovebirds, ready to pounce from a rocky outcrop on a floral bank., On a verde antico marble base raised on ...
Edwardian Sterling Silver and Crystal Footed Inkstand

By Hawksworth, Eyre & Co. Ltd.
Edwardian Sterling Silver and Crystal Footed Inkst...
Hawksworth, Eyre & Co. Ltd.
Sterling Silver
Edwardian, sterling silver, footed inkstand with original sterling silver-mounted, panel-cut crystal inkwell, London, 1912, Hawksworth, Eyre & Co. - makers. Unusual design. Measures: @7...
Napoleon 111 Boulle Cut Brass and Scarlet Inkstand
Napoleon 111 Boulle Cut Brass and Scarlet Inkstand...
Crystal, Brass, Wood
This inkstand exemplifies the excellence of French decorative accessories of the period. The design is well-thought out with everted edges, a trough-shaped depression for pens and even ...
Red Marble and Gilt Bronze Antique Inkstand by Barbedienne

By Ferdinand Barbedienne
Red Marble and Gilt Bronze Antique Inkstand by Bar...
Ferdinand Barbedienne
Marble, Ormolu
This beautiful French antique inkstand, the work of Ferdinand Barbedienne, is crafted from red marble and gilt bronze. A gilt bronze turbaned nude male figure, possibly the Greek god Di...
Victorian, Sterling Silver Footed Cherub-Motif Inkstand By William Comyns

By William Comyns & Sons
Victorian, Sterling Silver Footed Cherub-Motif Ink...
William Comyns & Sons
Sterling Silver, Crystal
Outstanding, Victorian, sterling silver, footed inkstand with sterling silver-mounted crystal inkwell, London, 1901, William Comyns, maker. Designed with Joshua Reynolds' cherubs motif....
Charles X Boulle and Ormolu-Mounted Inkstand

Charles X Boulle and Ormolu-Mounted Inkstand
Rectangular with two handles, concave pen holders and central compartment with lid, two ink bottles [not original], decorated all around with drawer, paw feet.
20th Century Italian Sterling Silver Inkstand, baroque revival made in Italy
20th Century Italian Sterling Silver Inkstand, bar...
Unknown
Sterling Silver
This Italian Baroque style piece features appreciable embossed shells and leaves that adorn its outer edges. Four free-standing ink-wells can fit into each corner of the tray. An emboss...
Victorian Gilt Brass Inkstand Cast with Gothic Tracery
Victorian Gilt Brass Inkstand Cast with Gothic Tra...
Brass
Pierced rose window gallery enclosing a sander, two wells and four pen holders.
1930s Sterling Silver '3rd Hussars' Inkstand

By Carrington & Co
1930s Sterling Silver '3rd Hussars' Inkstand
Carrington & Co
Silver, Sterling Silver, Wood
An exceptional, fine and impressive, and unusual antique George V sterling silver inkstand with plinth modelled in the form of kettle drums, with military interest; an addition to our i...
Silver Gilt Inkstand by William Bateman II

By William Bateman II
Silver Gilt Inkstand by William Bateman II
William Bateman II
Silver
The unbridled boldness of William IV-period silver design is on full display in this grand silver gilt inkstand by William Bateman II. Hailing from one of the most legendary silversmith...
Italian Empire Silver and Silver Gilt Inkstand
Italian Empire Silver and Silver Gilt Inkstand
Silver
Of oval shape, with a cupid holding a bow and arrow riding aloft a gilt dolphin forming a lid over a compartment, flanked by ink and sand pots on masked plinths cast with Medusa masks a...
Austrian Jugenstil Silver-Plated Inkstand & Rocker...
Unknown
Brass
Wonderful in its unique Austrian Jugenstil style and very strong masculine streamlined design, this stunning desk set of inkstand and ink rocker blotter was made in Vienna, Austria, cir...
Large Pietra Dura Inkstand for a Partner's Desk
Large Pietra Dura Inkstand for a Partner's Desk
Bronze, Stone, Glass, Marble
Large English Regency inkstand for a partner's desk with a bronze handle of entwined serpents. The matching blown crystal inkpots have lids with embossed crowns. The Pietra Dura band on...
19th Century Paul Storr George III Silver Inkstand

By Paul Storr
19th Century Paul Storr George III Silver Inkstand...
Paul Storr
Silver
This magnificent silver inkstand by the preeminent silversmith Paul Storr is a work of Georgian elegance. Exhibiting an exuberant design of flowers, scallop shells and rolling acanthus ...
1900s Victorian Sterling Silver Gallery Inkstand

By William Hutton & Sons
1900s Victorian Sterling Silver Gallery Inkstand
William Hutton & Sons
Silver, Sterling Silver, Glass
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver desk standish by William Hutton & Sons; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection This exception...
English Silver Inkstand Presented to a Chilean Politician by Elkington

By Elkington & Company
English Silver Inkstand Presented to a Chilean Pol...
Elkington & Company
Silver
Constructed in silver, hall marked for 1888, Birmingham, and made by Elkington & Co of Birmingham; of sarcophagus form, with oblong friezes to front and rear of Grecian classical figure...
Italian Art Deco Inkstand, circa 1930

Italian Art Deco Inkstand, circa 1930
Unknown
Brass, Wood
Art Deco wood inkwell with a brass eagle on the top, made in Italy, circa 1920.
Fine 19th Century Boulle Inkstand

Fine 19th Century Boulle Inkstand
Glass, Brass, Wood
Elaborate filigree work in superb condition. Generously scaled.
19th Century French Boulle & Cut Brass Inkstand
19th Century French Boulle & Cut Brass Inkstand
Brass
This is an absolutely stunning antique French Boulle & cut brass inkstand circa 1860 in date. It is expertly inlaid with foliate stylised foliage decoration in cut brass, There is a b...
Exceptional Louis XVI Marble Vide-Poche / Inkstand
Exceptional Louis XVI Marble Vide-Poche / Inkstand...
Marble
Exceptional Louis XVI marble vide-poche / inkstand. Rich red and buttery gold Sicilian marble calamaio/inkwell in a very clean and modern Louis XVI form with three wells and further sha...
Judgenstil Silver Plate German Inkstand, circa 1900
Judgenstil Silver Plate German Inkstand, circa 190...
WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Silver Plate
Stylish judgenstil inkstand, made in Germany circa 1900, replated and perfect in all parts, owner initials on the front.
Regency Rosewood and Inlaid Brass Desk Stand/Inkstand
Regency Rosewood and Inlaid Brass Desk Stand/Inkst...
Rosewood
A superb Regency rosewood and inlaid brass desk Stand / inkstand in excellent original condition. This piece consists of a rosewood desk Stand intricately inlaid with brass 'boulle' ...
Victorian Silver Plate Inkstand, circa 1870

Victorian Silver Plate Inkstand, circa 1870
William and George Sissons
Silver Plate
Particular silver plate inkstand attributed to William Sissons & George, marked on the bottom, original glass, has four vermeil swans and a greyhound on the top.
Antique English, Sterling Silver Inkstand

By John Sherwood & Sons
Antique English, Sterling Silver Inkstand
John Sherwood & Sons
Sterling Silver
Adams style, sterling silver, two bottle inkstand. The oval pierced gallery frame with gadroon bordered rim, stands on four elegant paw feet. The oval bottles are fluted glass with gadr...
20th Century English Silver-Gilt and Agate Inkstan...
Silver, Agate
Inkstand in silver-gilt and agate, resting on a flared base. The base is intricately sculpted with foliated rinceau, scrollwork, and acanthus leaves and is supported by four lion paws o...
19th Century French Boulle Cut Brass Inlaid Inkstand
19th Century French Boulle Cut Brass Inlaid Inksta...
Brass
This is a lovely antique French ebonised cut brass Boulle work encrier, circa 1840 in date and retailed by the eminent retailer J.C. Vickery, of Regents Street, London. The encrier c...
19th Century Willliam IV Inlaid Mother-of-Pearl Bo...
Mother-of-Pearl
This is a lovely antique French mother-of-pearl marquetry and red Boulle encrier, or inkstand, circa 1830 in date. The encrier comprises two glass inkwells and a lidded stamp box wit...
Chinese 18th Century Ormolu-Mounted Famille Verte Inkstand
Chinese 18th Century Ormolu-Mounted Famille Verte ...
Porcelain, Ormolu
A Chinese 18th century ormolu-mounted famille verte inkstand. A stand of this form with Spanish arms that can be dated precisely to 1742 is illustrated by A. Diez de Rivera, The Span...
Arts and Crafts Hammered Electro-Plated Double Ink...
EPNS
Arthur John Seward, Birmingham, an Arts and Crafts hammered electro-plated double inkstand, stamped mark.   
Restauration Period Inkstand in Ormolu and Patinat...
Bronze
Restauration inkstand composed of a high, gilt bronze base with two inkwells and two penholders, decorated with a frieze of stylized flowers. The rectangular lid is topped by a patinate...
Antique French Ormolu and Sèvres Porcelain Standi...
Porcelain, Ormolu
This is a wonderful antique French ormolu inkstand, mounted with Bleu Celeste Sèvres Porcelain panels that have been beautifully gilded and painted with floral bouquets, circa 1870 in ...
Inkstand in 18th Century Sevres Porcelain

By Sèvres Porcelain
Inkstand in 18th Century Sevres Porcelain
Sèvres Porcelain
Ormolu, Porcelain
Unusual oval-shaped inkstand in 18th century Sevres soft-paste porcelain. The central, white medallion is decorated with multicolored leaves, flowers, and grapes and this ensemble is su...
Picket Fence English Letter Rack and Silver Inkstand
Picket Fence English Letter Rack and Silver Inksta...
Wood, Glass, Feathers
Charming and unique little desk accessory. Picket fence letter rack, place to hold a pen, and a lovely silver plate top inkwell. Feather pen.
Art Deco Desk Lamp with an Inkstand Composed of Tw...
Metal, Wood
Art Deco desk lamp in chromed metal resting on a Makassar wood base, serving as an inkstand composed of two inkwells and a pen holder, circa 1930. DIM: L 26cm, P 15cm, H 32cm.
19th Century French Figural Bronze and Gilt Inkstand
19th Century French Figural Bronze and Gilt Inksta...
Bronze, Metal
This beautifully detailed French bronze and gilt inkwell shows a Revolutionary figure sounding an alarm of impending uprise while standing on a cobblestone street with a gilt metal docu...
Napoléon iii Inkstand and Pair of Candlesticks
Bronze
Louis XV-style desk set composed of a gilt and patinated bronze inkstand and two matching candlesticks. The inkstand is embellished with gadrooned leaves, scrollwork, and Rocaille and t...
Art Nouveau .800 Continental Silver Figural Inkstand
Art Nouveau .800 Continental Silver Figural Inksta...
Unknown
Silver, Wood
An early 20th century Art Nouveau .800 continental silver inkstand. The piece depicts a nude woman resting a piece of paper on her lap, with a pen in her hand. Beside her are two inkwel...
Silver and Tortoise old English Inkstand
Silver and Tortoise old English Inkstand
Unknown
Silver
A/2128. Very elegant silver and tortoise English inkstand. Punched: London, 1884.
1923 Antique Sterling Silver Gallery Inkstand

By Charles Boyton & Son Ltd
1923 Antique Sterling Silver Gallery Inkstand
Charles Boyton & Son Ltd
Silver, Sterling Silver, Glass
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver gallery inkstand; an addition to our ornamental office silverware collection This exceptional antique Georg...
Early 19th Century Russian Empire Malachite and Or...
Bronze, Malachite, Cut Glass
A very fine Russian giltbronze mounted malachite veneered inkstand from the first quarter of the 19th century. Of rectangular form with an acanthus leave decorated border on round feet....
Edwardian Sterling Silver and Crystal Footed Inkstand

By William Naylor
Edwardian Sterling Silver and Crystal Footed Inkst...
William Naylor
Crystal, Silver
Edwardian sterling silver and crystal footed inkstand, the inkwell anving a sterling silver hinged lid, Chester, England, 1906, William Naylor, maker. Lovely oval sahap; glass of inkwel...
Fine Early 19th Century Empire Russian Inkstand, S...
Bronze
A fine Russian Empire gilt- and patinated bronze desk top inkstand, St. Petersburg, circa 1810. Rectangular shaped base raised on four turned feet. Front and side panels decorated with ...
Rare Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Gorham Martele Footed Inkstand with Hinged Lid

By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Rare Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Gorham Martele Fo...
Gorham Manufacturing Company
Sterling Silver
Fabulous, rare, sterling silver (.950) Art Nouveau, Martele inkstand with ball feet and hinged lid, the Gorham Manufacturing Corp., Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1905. According to th...
Rare 18th Century German Faience Rococo Encrier In...
Faience
The form of this rare encrier is based on the model of the known faience master Johann Georg Buchwald, who produced it first in the manufacture of Marieberg, later also in Eckernförde, ...
Art Deco Sterling Silver Footed Inkstand

By Mappin & Webb
Art Deco Sterling Silver Footed Inkstand
Mappin & Webb
Sterling Silver
Art Deco, sterling silver, footed inkstand, Birmingham, England, 1927, Mappin & Webb - makers. Has glass liner. Measures: 3 1/8" high x 5 1/4" wide x 3 1/8" deep. Weights 5.320 troy oun...