Northwestern European Cast and Engraved Brass Traveling Writing Set, Dated 1594
1,500 - 2,500 USD
Northwestern European Cast and Engraved Brass Traveling Writing Set
In the form of an oval box with hinged over, engraved with arms, date and vases of flowers and strapwork, the compartmented interior with removable inkwell and sander. The lid with the initials HR and VW within a Coat of Arms, flanked by the date 1594.
Height 1 3/8 in. by Width 9 1/2 in. by Depth 2 1/2 in.
In overall very fine condition. The proper right side of the banding around the lid is fractured and slightly loose.
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