Portuguese Porcelain Inkwell

$80.00

Shipping to United States: Free

This inkwell is vintage but I am unsure of the time of production. It was made in Portugal, as the mark on the bottom attests and made in the style of inkwells from the 18th century. The mark SEC XVIII is indicative of the latter. I am not certain what the other marks mean other than "Made in Portugal." I cannot make out the words under this nor can I deduce the symbol above this. A-300 appears below the century mark.

Dimensions are 6.50" x 3.75" with a depth of approximately 2". The feet are approximately 11/16". The pots are approximately 1 12/16" across the opening and 1 3/16" across the base. From the lip to the base, they measure 2" and could probably be filled 1.25".

There are four holes in which to insert fountain pens, nib first.

The piece does not have any chips, cracks or crazing but does exhibit some fading in color around the rim of one of the ink pots as the blue is of a lighter shade than the blue of the other ink pot.

*Please note that your inkwell will be sent via Priority Mail. Any difference of $1.00 or more that you may have overpaid in shipping fees will be refunded to you upon shipment of your inkwell.

Thank you for looking.

Payments

Collection of Sales Tax

New York State residents, please read this concerning the collection of state taxes. As a New York state based business, I must comply with legal requirements to collect a sales tax from any resident of the state of New York who is purchasing anything from my shop.

Because of the variation in sales tax throughout of the state, I am charging a flat rate of 8.875% on purchases made by residents of New York state.

Shipping from United States

At this time, I am offering free shipping within the United States. If you are outside of the U.S., please contact me for a shipping quote.

International Shipping
I do ship internationally. If you don't see postage for your country listed, please contact me.

Customs Fees (Foreign Customers Only)
Duties, taxes, and customs clearance fees may be levied once the item you've purchased arrives in your country. The item may be held at the post office until you pay the required fees. I am unable to calculate what you will have to pay once your item has arrived in your country as this is up to your country's postal service.

Third Party Shipping
I do not ship to third party shipping companies. Please know that if you have something shipped to a third party shipping company without my knowledge, the item is not insured or covered for any loss or damage. I'll be happy to ship anywhere in the world. Just ask!

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 12 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Questions about your order?

Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Returns and exchange details

If you're unhappy with your purchased item, you may return it for a refund of the purchase price of the item. Please contact me within three days of the delivery of your item. You have seven days from the delivery of your item to ship it back. Upon the item's return, I will issue a refund for the purchase price of the item to the buyer as long as the item is in the condition in which it was when it left my shop. Buyer satisfaction is my #1 priority so if there's a problem, please let me know what I can do to make things right.

Legal imprint