Art Nouveau sterling silver and glass inkwell. Kerr in Newark, ca 1890. Clear rectilinear block body with diaper ornament cut to underside. Well has four curved sides and curved bottom. Short neck in sterling silver collar as is hinged and girdled cover.
Concave shoulder with corner mounts comprising Classical goddess heads with crown and flowing tresses. Haunting and rarified desk companions.
Fully marked and numbered 886. Dimensions: H 4 3/4 x W 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. The item "Kerr Inkwell 886 Antique Art Nouveau Inkpot American Sterling Silver Glass" is in sale since Friday, February 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver".
The seller is "nelson-and-nelson-antiques" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.