Ink Stand

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Description

A silver ink stand of oblong form, with plain gallery and shaped beaded borders, and all supported upon four cast bracket feet, with two plain square glass, silver mounted, ink pots; engraved with the Wokingham acorn crest.

Together with contemporary silver nib pen bearing engine-turned barley decoration.

Inscribed with,
"Presented to the Town Council of Wokingham by Councillor C.R.P. Henderson 1937"

Overall dimensions - 325 x 190 mm

Pen - 155mm

Weight: - 29 troy ounces

Hallmarked: - Sheffield 1937

Maker: - Walker and Hall

Pen: - London 1936

Maker: - S Morden & Co.

Source

Identifier

WTH0039

Citation

Walker and Hall, “Ink Stand,” Wokingham's Virtual Museum, accessed September 22, 2020, https://wokingham-tc.gov.uk/museum/document/WTH0039.

Date

1937

Creator

Walker and Hall

Dimensions

32.5 x 9 x 19cm

Medium

Silver and Glass