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Pen Stand

Description

Ball feet surmounted by stepped base with short, straight sided gallery; knopped pillars rising from corners hold a ten-hole rack for pens; each with ball finials.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
HOLDER, PEN
holders (containers)
pens (drawing and writing)
Dimensions
5.875 x 4 x 2.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1234
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6329

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