Rare and Impressive Roe Deer Horn Desk Set with Candlesticks, circa 1870-1880

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The inkwell has a pen rest in roe deer horn and the base is in layered stag horn with star decoration, the two inkwells have lids both surmounted with carved stags.

The candlesticks are stag horn, the sconces are mounted on acorns,
Again there are fine carvings of stags.

The feet are small chamois deer.

Origin Austrian, circa 1870-1880.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Horn
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    16 in. H x 4 in. W x 4 in. D
    41 cm H x 10 cm W x 10 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    3
  • Reference Number
    LU9534772972
About the Seller

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Located in London, GB

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  • The British Antique Dealers' Association
  • LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers

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