Antique Victorian Silver 'Plumb Bob' Propelling Pencil 1873

GBP 695.00

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Object Description

This is a rare antique Victorian sterling silver propelling pencil in the style of a plumb bob measuring 3 1/2″ (9 cms) when open and 2″ (5 cms) closed.

It’s stamped with the diamond registration mark for 7th September 1873 and the makers mark ‘Thornhill no.90’ – it’s also marked ‘Punchestown 1880’ so was probably a souvenir from a day at the horse racing.

It’s in super condition with no damage and it weighs 22.6 grams/0.7 troy oz.

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Loughton
Essex
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