Accsession No.:

2012.249
2012-249a.jpg

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Description

Quill pen with feathers removed, bound in green cotton thread, decorated with small white shells.

Inscription

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Notes

Alan Cole
Early 19thC. The added decorative beads spell out the words 'I love you'. Such quills were given usually by men to their lady-loves, but occasionally it was the other way around.

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Collection

Special

Series

Poole

Object Type

Pen

Category

Pen

Materials

cotton

quill

shell

Dimensions

w: -, h: 236, d: -