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Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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A silver treasury inkstand
with bail handles and a double-hinged cover, engraved with arms, crest, and motto Che Sara Sara, one side with three compartments fitted with two silver-capped glass inkwells, bearing marks for Robert Hennell I, London, 1803. Together with two cigarette boxes with hinged covers and two-compartment wood interiors, the smaller engraved with crest and motto by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co., London, 1901, the larger engraved with arms and motto by Birks, Montreal, 1943, 3 pieces
length 10 1/4 in.
26 cm
79 oz excluding glass and smaller boxes
2457 g
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Provenance

Phillips London, May 5, 1999, lot 188 (inkstand)

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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New York