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Nib pen

  • Object:

    Nib pen

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    pre 1878 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Markham (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wood and metal

  • Credit Line:

    Bequest of Mrs. Eliza Cruikshank

  • Museum number:

    10098

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 99

Physical description

Nib pen with a wooden handle and a broad metal nib.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)

Date

pre 1878 (made)

Artist/maker

Markham (made)

Materials and Techniques

wood and metal

Marks and inscriptions

'MARKHAM'
inscription on the nib

Dimensions

Length: 14.2 cm, Width: 0.6 cm

Descriptive line

Nib pen used by George Cruikshank

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

From departmental notes relating to the Cruikshank Bequest

Materials

Wood; Metal

Techniques

Woodworking

Categories

Tools & Equipment

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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