Lot 265: A life-size brass lobster-form inkwell, 19th century
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A life-size brass lobster-form inkwell
Stamped to underside "RD 136502."
L: 13 1/4 in.
Overall good condition with no apparent damage or repairs. All parts intact. Occasional surface scratches, dents, and abrasions consistent with age and use. Some notable tarnish and corrosion to the brass.
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