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A George III Treasury Ink Stand

Silver
London, 1794
Maker’s Mark of William Pitts and Joseph Preedy
Length 14 1/2in (37cm)
Weight approximately 107oz
Interior divided into two compartments, hinged at the centre, one side with an open well flanked by a pair of pots, the other side empty. The hinged lid stamped with Royal Arms of Great Britain, France, Ireland, Hanover, and Brunswick (1714-1801).
 

A George III Treasury Ink Stand Reference: DT22.12.2