Pen Wiper

Collection Type

  • textiles

Date

1885-1914

GUSN

GUSN-72753

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

blotters (writing equipment)
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
wool (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
mouse (animal)
Wiper, Pen
Brass
Wool
Slip Cast
Mouse
Wiper, Pen

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories

Dimensions

0.875 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1248