Just waiting to fill that space on your desireable desk is this very attractive antique French inkstand or Boulle encrier, which we have dated to around 1830.
It features very distinctive mother of pearl marquetry together with red tortoiseshell, and includes two glass inkwells, in very nice condition.
There is also a very nice and useful lidded stamp box with a sunken well. Please take note of the expertly inlaid tortoiseshell which has been accomplished with mother of pearl marquetry featuring foliage and scrolling decoration with ornamental banding. The inkstand, or encrier, stands on very elegant swept bracket feet.
Offered for sale at just £750 in excellent condition having been carefully and lovingly restored by our own craftsmen in our own workshops. The inkstand measures 8cm high x 31cm wide x 24cm deep.
Available for shipping worldwide, price on request. For more information about this or any of our lieces, please call us and quote the unique reference number 06805. UK mainland shipping is free of charge.