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Pen and ink desk stand. `Orivit`. German. Art Nouveau. (Germany, c. 1905)

Artist/Maker ORIVIT METALLWARENFABRIK Also known as ORIVIT (1894-1905)
Circa c. 1905
Description Desk pen and ink stand. Art Nouveau design manufactured by the German `Orivit` Metallwarenfabrik of Cologne.
The pewter stand and cover covered in a gilt finish and holding a deep blue glass ink well. Model number: 2540.
Art Nouveau. Jugendstil.
20th Century Decorative Arts.
Medium Pewter metal gilded.
Signed/Inscribed Impressed: Orivit 2540
Literature "Orivit" - catalogue 1992
"20th Century Pewter" by Paul Carter Robinson, Antique Collectors` Club.
Condition Surface wear to gilding with some spots of corrosion. No damage to glass well.
Price gbp 220.00 (Pound Sterling)