A "Traveler" type inkwell designed not to leak ink when being transported. Covered externally with red morocco leather. Spring loaded button releases hinged outer lid. Interior latch releases spring loaded leather gasket cover of ink bottle which is secured within internal frame and cannot come out. Interior brass decorated with engraved and chased flourishes. "Ink" in gold letters printed on exterior top of Traveler. 2 inches high. Works! C. 1900 . Probably Austrian.