Victorian novelty silver ship’s lantern inkwell

£495

Unusual Victorian novelty Port ship's lantern inkwell by Samuel Jacob London 1900

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Product Description

This is a quirky Victorian novelty ‘Port’ ship’s lantern inkwell made by Samuel Jacob and hallmarked for London 1900.

The silver inkwell is beautifully made in the form of a ‘Port’ ship’s lantern, with a red glass lens at the front, a hinged top with a swing handle and an internal tubular clear glass well. The word ‘Port’ is engraved at the top of the inkwell.

Additional information

Condition

Very good, no damage or repairs, just normal surface wear commensurate with age.

Weight

114 grams

Height

10.5cm/4.25 inches