Pen Stand

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6329

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

Descriptive Terms

holders (containers)
pens (drawing and writing)
brass (alloy)
Brass
HOLDER, PEN

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.875 x 4 x 2.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1234