Desk set made of Portoro marble, including:
Inkwell with pen slot and two opening containers for ink, complete with glass bottles inside.
Letter holder with decreasing supports.
Buffer with absorbent paper fixed by wooden support with screw. The strip of absorbent paper can be removed by unscrewing the knob on top.
Inkwell 33 x 22 x H 9.5 cm;
Letter holder 12.5 x 16 x H 9.5 cm;
Buffer with absorbent paper 16.5 x 8 x H 9 cm.
In very good condition. The only significant damage is the broken edge of one of the glass ink covers (visible in the photos).
Features of Portoro black marble:
Portoro, or Portovenere marble is a premium variety of Italian marble from the beautiful Gulf of Poets in the Ligurian province of La Spezia, and it is one of the most beautiful polychrome marbles. It is intense and bright black in colour, with golden grain ranging from intense yellow to honey colour. The peculiarity of its appearance makes it a unique marble, irreplaceable as an decorative material.
- Complet pour bureau
- Bois, Laiton, Marbre, Verre
- Époque estimée
- Début du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Bon état - Utilisé, présentant de petites traces de vieillissement