Honey Pot Bumble Bee Hive Silver Plate Ink Well Antique Victorian c1890.

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PRA06966

Fantastic antique gilt bumble bee infront of a bee hive to this silver plate inkwell dating from the late Victorian period. Even though still collectable as an inkwell, this could be used as a charming honey pot on your breakfast table.
There are no silver plate marks. Good hinge to open & inside the glass pot is in good order please see the pictures.
Max size 13.5 x 13.5 x 13.7 cm or 5.3 x 5.3 x 5.3 inches.
Weight 542.0 grams or 349.6 penny weight.