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Fountain pen

1998.454AB (RS21618)

Description

Ivory and gilt metal writing implement in leather case w/ blue cloth lining and brass hooks. Fountain pen w/out quill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Ink inside top of case: ""MG Tucker""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
leather
metal
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
fountain pens
ivory (tooth component)
leather
Leather
metal
PEN, FOUNTAIN
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
6.5 x 0.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.454AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18418

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