HMS Lutine inkstand

 

HMS Lutine inkstand
HMS Lutine inkstand


Item Notes: THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD

Historically interesting inkwell carved from rudder timber recovered from the wreck of H.M.S Lutine. The central inkwell with cover supported by three dolphins within a circular dish with foliate border. This frigate was wrecked off the island of Vlieland, Holland in 1799. The rudder was recovered in 1859. Other artefacts have subsequently been found including her bell which now hangs at Lloyds of London. 7" by 10 1/2".

 



Item Code: 0015

© Bond's Nautical Antiques 2009