A fine Empire style ormolu and Portoro marble desk set, 19th century, the beautifully veined black marble desk set of rectangular form, framed with shallow recesses for pens, a pair of low stepped plinths supporting finely cast ormolu glass lined ink wells
Continental hand painted ceramic partners inkwell desk set having profuse gilt scrolled acanthus leaf decoration, on a green ground, with twelve panels of birds & flowers. Dimensions 29 x 22.5 x 14.5 cm
An ormolu desk set, 19th century, the rococo desk set cast and pierced with scroll and foliate motifs, raised on four leafy feet, with a pair of lobed pedestal cup ink pots with lug handles and similarly decorated lids with ornate finials, blue glass liner
A Dutch silver and cut glass desk set with scales, 19th century, with key mark, comprising two globular and lens cut ink pots with domed silver lids and mounts resting in a shaped ebonised base with squashed bun porcelain feet, and to the rear, a set of sc
A Victorian Sheffield plate desk set, 19th century, the casket-styled box with a domed lid and urn form finial with lion ring handles to the sides, raised on lion's paw feet, with gadroon edges throughout, the interior with a fitted compartment with tw
A Victorian sterling silver topped crystal bottle Upon a tray, 1881 London, with maker's mark for Edward Ker Reid, probably part of a desk set, the bulbous cut crystal bottle with a silver collar and hinged cushion lid centred upon an hexagonal petal t
A mid-19th century European porcelain and ormolu fancy figured desk stand, the finely modelled and painted porcelain figures as a country gent and his companion supported on a shaped ormolu base with scrolling leaf detail and four spreading feet, a pair of
Victorian oak desk set having two glass brass bound hinged inkwells, a single sliding drawer, gallery back, on four bun feet. Condition good to fair, damage to one finial, minor chips to the inkwells. Dimensions 28 x 18 x 15.5 cm
A George III mahogany portable desk stand (3). A George III mahogany portable desk stand of rectangular form, surmounted by a folding handle, with two lidded compartments and recesses for inkwells to the top, single frieze drawer, with two crystal inkwells
A French boulle desk set, circa 1850, faux tortoiseshell set with elaborate ormolu banding inlay and mounts the surface, with recessed pen tray and a pair of matching glass ink bottles with tortoiseshell and ormolu mounts and covers. 49 cm wide, 40 cm deep
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