Polished Solid Brass Inkwell With Porcelain Well And Hinged Cover. This is an original design inkwell, Art Nouveau style 16 cm (6 ¼ inch) wide. Inscribed on the back ‘Real Bronze’ ‘Geschutzt’ and ‘Depose’. Geschutzt is a German copyright term meaning - design protected. Depose is a French term for - registered design.