Pen and Ink Box

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Date:Not Recorded

Description:This is an Arabic pen box and ink pot, made from brass. Pens were stored in the long rectangular tube, with an ink pot attached at one end. The pen box would have been used by scribes in North Africa or the Middle East.


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Donor ref:LEAMG : M3988.1993 (60/12677)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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