Horn quill holder

Side view of a quill holder showing the metal embelishments. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Top view of a quill holder showing the interior surface. Underside view of a quill holder showing the glass base.
Side view of a quill holder showing the metal embelishments. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Side view of a quill holder showing the natural patterning. Top view of a quill holder showing the interior surface. Underside view of a quill holder showing the glass base.
Details
Object number
WCHL : 454
Country
Date
1897

Description

A quill holder with a glass base and silver collar and sheild which is mounted on the side of the holder. The silver is marked Birmingham 1897. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
Dimensions
Height
113mm
Diameter
67mm
Material Note
plastic (natural)
animal
horn body of holder
metal collar and shield
glass base
Colour