Wonderful Art Deco Phenolic/Bakelite Desk Stand with Yacht Model

Wonderful Art Deco Phenolic/Bakelite Desk Stand with Yacht Model

Code: 10136

Dimensions:

W: 16cm (6.3")D: 8cm (3.1")

£80.00 Approx $102.17, €87.72

Description

Wonderful phenolic/bakelite desk stand (dating from the late 30’s/early 40’s) with a nautical theme in contrasting green and cream colour scheme. This gem of a piece consists of a flat base with curved corners and a recessed trough for pens/pencils etc., supporting a stylised yacht in full sail and a small glass inkwell with grooved supports. The square inkwell is capped by its original square lid. The stand sits on 4 small circular feet. 

Condition Report

Excellent original condition withnothingmissing and noreplacement parts –Glass inkwell is in perfect order as are all the phenolic/bakelite parts. The originality of the piece is shown by removing the ink bottle which reveals the original green colour