A Charles II silver penner and inkwell, with maker's mark JB conjoined, circa 1682, the trefoil shaped cylindrical body with a pull-off cover with an oval armorial matrix, the stem unscrews to reveal the ink holder, engraved 'Robert Gartfide 1682', length 14.7cm, approx. weight 1.8oz. Provenance: A Private Collection. Alastair Dickenson.
Estimate 1 000 - 1 500 GBP