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Pen Wiper

Description

Blk, red; rectangular hlder, revrse crve sides; inlaid acanth mtf; brush

Details

Maker
A. Girout & Co. (Maker)
Date
1850-1874
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
bristle
tortoise shell
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
blotters (writing equipment)
Brass
brass (alloy)
Bristle
bristle
Shell
tortoise shell
WIPER, PEN
Dimensions
2.675 x 2.375 x 3.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3142
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72605

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