Rare 19th century desk item pewter pounce pot obelisk


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Product Description

An obelisk pounce pot for the scattering of pounce or powdered cuttlefish onto vellum.
Made in pewter with hieroglyphics on the side, copying the idea of Cleopatra’s needle.
The brass screw mechanism is sealed and cannot be opened.

Product Enquiry

Helen Chugg ( dealer of 32 years) with Reuben Jay selling... NB we have more similar items in our physical shop please contact for details..... Items will be sent by recorded, special delivery, tracked or signed for mail only. Despatch with 3 working days. All products deemed perfect unless faults are highlighted. Payment by PayPal only please. We aim to dispatch within 3 working days... Should you be unhappy with any purchase please contact us as soon as the item arrives. No returns from items after 14 days for items under £42, after receipt of delivery.