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Early 19th Century Restauration Gilt Bronze Inkwell, Hive Design

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Small, gilt bronze inkwell in the shape of a hive. The inkwell cover is decorated with sheaves of wheat with bees resting on top. The base is adorned with flowers and vegetation. The inkwell has two small receptacles with their lids, one of which has a figure of an eagle on it. circa 1820 Dimensions: W 4.7 in, D 5.9in, H 5.9in. Dimensions: L 12cm, P 15cm, H 15cm.

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 5.91 in. x W 4.73 in. x D 5.91 in.

    H 15 cm x W 12 cm x D 15 cm

  • Seller location
    Paris, FR
  • Seller reference number
    4158
  • Reference number
    LU206537974013

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