The oldest ink brand is J. Herbin of Paris which started ink manufacture in 1670.
Vintage Writing Equipment & Accessories - Page 2
Pen Stands, Nib Wipes, Quill Cutters, Wax Seals, etc.
Heavy cast iron figural book ends depicting sailing ships, registered design no. 753235, some rubbing but otherwise good, £99.
Tin plate nib container, unusual, rare, £26.
Illuminated Eversharp pencil shop sign, alternating lighting effect - demonstates the mechanism of the Eversharp Coronet pencil, original in all respects, circa 1930s, (very good), £299.
Detailed cast brass pen tray, maker's mark "W.T & S", also marked with the registered design "No. 80324", circa 1887, (very good). Sold