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Antique early Gutta Percha inkwell.

Lot reference 12840517
 Antique early Gutta Percha inkwell.

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Ca. 1880, France, in good condition.

Antique +/- 1880 French early Gutta Percha inkwell.

This process 'bois durci' invented by Francois Charles in 1855.

The holder/base of the crystal inkwell is made of Gutta percha and also the lid,these are decorated with floral motives of leafs,flowers and chestnuts.

Measures; 4,72x4,33 inch.

Condition; The inkwell is in good condition,there is only a small chip at the rim at the back side base and on the inside of the inkjar, there is some wear on the copper edge; this is only visible when u open the ink jar. See photos 11&12.

This item will be packed priority and carefully packed.

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Feedback score: 98.5%
Reviews given: 207
Member since: November 1, 2014
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    Snelle levering en goed verpakt.

    Bulle September 27, 2017

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    Il quadro acquistato e' stato spedito il 9 settembre : ad oggi (22/09) non ho ricevuto nulla, nonostante il venditore abbia controllato lo stato di spedizione e mi abbia inviato le sue scuse.

    Triossi September 23, 2017

  • die vase ist meiner Meinung nach ein Fehlbrand-resp die blaue Farbe wurde zu dick aufgetragen. Ausschussware!!!!!
    viel zu teuer

    christinaweber September 22, 2017

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    affidabile, i pezzi corrispondevano a quanto descritto spedizione veloce e curata .
    bene !

    pomagagnon September 18, 2017

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    köszönöm gyors és preciz csomagolás

    nemethsandor September 6, 2017

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Austria $ 17.60
Belgium $ 17.60
Canada $ 30.50
Switzerland $ 24.64
Germany $ 17.60
Denmark $ 17.60
Spain $ 17.60
France $ 17.60
United Kingdom $ 17.60
Ireland $ 24.64
Italy $ 17.60
Luxembourg $ 17.60
Netherlands $ 10.56
Norway $ 24.64
Poland $ 24.64
Portugal $ 24.64
Sweden $ 17.60
United States $ 30.50
Rest of Europe $ 25.81
Rest of the World $ 30.50


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