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A Danish Royal sterling silver inkwell, of oval shape, engraved with rocailles and foliage. Engraved with inscription: “Son Altesse Royale Margrethe de Danemark, par les Élèves de l'Ecole francaise Østerbro 9' Juni 1921”. Maker A. Michelsen, Copenhagen 1921. Weight excl. glass liner 240 g. L. 16 cm.

Gift to Princess Margrethe (1895–1992). Daughter of Prince Valdemar, youngest son of Christian IX.

Provenance: Descendants of King Christian IX until this year, hereafter in private ownership.

Condition

Wear due to age and use. Defect cover-hinge. Later glass liner.

Auction
Category

Silver ▸ Silver

Estimate

2,000–3,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

2,900 kr.  

24 bids

When Bidder Bid
107749 (Auto bid) 2,900 kr.
890154 2,800 kr.
107749 2,700 kr.
890154 2,600 kr.
107749 (Auto bid) 2,500 kr.
890154 2,400 kr.
107749 2,100 kr.
890154 (Auto bid) 2,000 kr.
107749 2,000 kr.
890154 (Auto bid) 1,700 kr.
107749 1,650 kr.
890154 (Auto bid) 1,600 kr.
107749 1,550 kr.
890154 (Auto bid) 1,500 kr.
107749 1,450 kr.
890154 1,400 kr.
848737 1,350 kr.
806257 1,300 kr.
107749 1,250 kr.
806257 1,200 kr.
107749 1,150 kr.
806257 1,100 kr.
4468 1,050 kr.
806257 1,000 kr.