The lid is engraved and dated H. It is a stylish good quality piece by top maker Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co and. Is clearly hallmarked for London 1897. It is in very good condition.
There are no major damages and it displays beautifully. There are some faint surface marks and a few light scratches and minor dinks but nothing detrimental.
It has been gently cleaned and polished is ready for use. Base Diameter : 3 1/4 (8.5cm). The best description comes from the photos so please look at them all carefully and if you have any questions please ask. The item "Quality Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Capstan Inkwell with Glass Liner 1897" is in sale since Thursday, August 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver".
The seller is "inanutshellantiques" and is located in Ashburton. This item can be shipped worldwide.