Skip to content

Search Collections

Pen Wiper

Description

Pen wiper with circular, felt body. Four miniature rats mounted on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1914
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories
Descriptive terms
blotters (writing equipment)
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Mouse
mouse (animal)
Slip Cast
Wiper, Pen
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
0.875 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1248
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72753

Comments