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Figural Antique Austrian Bronze Pen/Nib Wipe - Fox, circa 1900

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A fabulous novelty pen / nib wipe cast in bronze as a running Fox, beautifully executed and sporting his two glass eyes. The underside is stamped twice "Geschutzt" - the German equivalent of a Patent. The top is filled with natural bristle to wipe the excess ink of a traditional dip pen. Excellent condition, measuring 7 1/2" x 1 1/2" x 2 1/4" tall. Late Victorian in era, dating to circa 1890-1900 Item ID: 49852.   

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  • Dimensions
    H 2.25 in. x W 7.5 in. x D 1.5 in.H 5.72 cm x W 19.05 cm x D 3.81 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    49852
  • Reference Number
    LU3365313938362
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