Amanda is a marvellous antique
She is brass Islamic ottoman Persian Qalamdan
She consists of an inkwell and a pen compartment of typical tubular form with an interior cavity to store dip pens or quills.
Attached to her body is an inkwell with naive engraved designs.
Very tactile and heavy piece
Case has a hinge lid with finial and ink pot lid in a clam shell design
Patina and wear throughout, which adds to her appealing look
Amanda is totally usable lovely piece for creatives artist and writers
This is a wonderful and very heavy piece is also suitable as paperweight. Be creative with your end use.
Amanda is Persian, Middle Eastern, Islamic and dates mid 19th century
Length: 121.5cm Depth: 6.5cm Height: 5.5cm