Antique Sterling Silver Inkwell and Holder by Henry Wilkinson & Co. 1874

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 3310

  • Fine Antique Sterling Silver Banded Inkwell and Holder by Henry Wilkinson & Co. of Sheffield, England 1874. 
  • Intricate engraved pattern on the tray holder and fine etched bottle for the inkwell. 
  • All pieces have the same Hallmarks and Makers Marks and the Tray is marked 4739
  • Condition:  Good - item has some tarnish on bottom of plate and little on the band of the inkwell.  Glass is a little cloudy but still displays beautifully.  
  • Size:  Inkwell is 3 1/2 x 2"  Tray is 6 1/4" diameter and 5/8" tall
  • Weight:  Inkwell is 4.6 oz. and Tray is 5.2 oz. for a total of 9.8 oz.


For our customers convenience we have adopted standardized condition ratings for our products. Condition ratings provide piece of mind and are a fast and reliable way to determine the condition of an item which can be viewed in the "More Info" tab on the product description page.

The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.