This is a vintage elephant shaped inkwell or ink pot handcrafted in excellent quality brass with engravings displaying a floral design on top and a round lid over the opening of the inkwell.
The ink pot has been crafted by artisans from the artisans from Madhya Pradesh taking you back to the Indian Mughal period when such ink pots were used by the emperors and royalty to sign off the laws of the land with a feather quill .
Size: Length 11 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Height 5.5 cm
Weight: 650 grams
Care: Please do not use any chemicals or powders to clean this item. Just rub with a soft dry cloth to retain the antique nature of the piece.