Vintage Asprey London Bronze Onyx Ink Blotter Hippopotamus Art Deco Writing Desk
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Vintage Asprey London Bronze Onyx Ink Blotter Hippopotamus Art Deco Writing Desk:
Unusual Asprey Art Deco bronze hippo desk blotter, circa 1930. Solid cast bronze hippopotamus with original patinated surface, mounted on an onyx base with bronze under plinth, a spring loaded wooden block holds the blotting paper in place.Engraved mark to the base ASPREY LONDON MADE IN ENGLAND. In good condition , the onyx has some small nibbles on the edge. Approx 6" long and weighing 1.5 kg.