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Pen Holder

Description

Carved and inlaid tooth (possibly walrus) on a semi-circular soapstone base. Tooth inlaid with black stone, one side depicts a moose, the other a man preparing to shoot a bear with a bow and arrow. Base of tooth has carved pegs that fit into soapstone base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"52 HAS 7.50" (Pencil)
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories
Descriptive terms
Container, Writing Equipment
Holder, Pen
Holder, Writing Equipment
pen trays
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3717AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
313785

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