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Stunning Antique English Brass Novelty Inkwell, Cat, circa 1880

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A stunning figural inkwell, made from English brass, the top portion possibly cast in copper and finished in brass, with copper highlights showing through. In the form of a wonderful cat in a smart coat and retaining two wonderful glass eyes. The hinged lid opens to reveal the original brass and glass removable ink chamber. Dating to circa 1880 it remains in very good condition. Measures: 3 1/2" in diameter x 4 3/4" tall. Item ID: 40590.  

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 4.75 in. x Dm 3.5 in.H 12.07 cm x Dm 8.89 cm
  • Diameter
    3.5 in. (8.89 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    40590
  • Reference Number
    LU3365312477842
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