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Edinburgh inkstand appears in Lincolnshire

30 April 2012Written by ATG Reporter

This silver inkstand made by William Robb of Ballater, assayed in Edinburgh in 1910, is one of ten items by the silversmith to be included at Batemans sale on May 5 in Stamford, Lincolnshire.

The 10 x 5½in (27 x 14cm) inkstand was commissioned by the Ballater Curling Club and presented in 1911 to the club's landowner on the occasion of his marriage.

Estimate £5000-8000.

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