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A RARE AND EARLY FAENZA MAIOLICA INKWELL LATE 15TH CENTURY of monumental architectural form with corner supports modelled in the round as the Four Cardinal Virtues of Prudence, Fortitude, Justice and Temperance with four receptacles, on a cruciform quatrelobed base (some restoration to the figures), complete with 1902 auction catalogue 29cm wide
Faenza Maiolica Inkwell, late 15th century
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Details & Cataloguing Add to My Catalogue Track Lot Print Arts of Europe 10 July 2013 | 2:00 PM BST London Contact Info A rare and early Faenza maiolica Inkwell late 15th century of monumental architectural form with corner supports modelled in the round as the Four Cardinal Virtues of Prudence, Fortitude, Justice and Temperance with four receptacles, on a cruciform quatrelobed base
Lot | Sotheby's
Formed as a quill, encrusted with seed pearls and emeralds, this extraordinary pen was presented on 13th June, 1867 to Prince Aleksander Gorchakov by the wives of St. Petersburg aristocrats to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his service at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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Feather fountain pen
Russian Imperial Pen #feathers
Feather hat pin? Adorable! Stuck a feather in his hat and called it macaroni.
Formed as a quill, encrusted with seed pearls and emeralds, this pen was presented on 13th June, 1867 to Prince Aleksander Gorchakov by the wives of St. Petersburg aristocrats to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his service at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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1874 Sholes & Glidden www.officemuseum.com
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An early typewrite - you can totally see how it was inspired by the sewing machines of the era. So beautiful!
In 1874, the Remington firearm company created their Remington typewriter, and set a standard for keyboard functions and layouts that has triumphed as the standard we use today. This keyboard features the familiar QWERTY key arrangement. However, it only typed in capital letters; no shift key was present. Also missing were the number 1 and 0 keys. For these early machines, the only thing that mattered was the output. The output was what you read on a sheet of paper. So in place of 1, a lowercase
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Early QWERTY keyboard typewriter. The first keyboards were arranged alphabetically but when typing at speed, the commonly used keys would jam.
Sholes & Glidden typewriter, 1874
In the click-through piece from "Velvet & Linen," the blogger posts about "sabine adamson antiques, carmel by the sea..." and each photo is better than the last. She says of this: "I can visualize a 19th century French woman using this ink set to write correspondence to her family and friends." -- I love it even more because it's in front of those gorgeously aged books!
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antique #books and ink wells... FOR MY LIBRARY............................
.Old books, Inc & Fountain pen.
Vintage books and inkwells.* Doesn't this evoke reading a good book--especially one written by a friend. (-:
LIBRARY – VINTAGE BOOKS – old books, vintage inkwell, and quill ink pen.
#Photo © Brooke & Steve GIANNETTI t/a Giannetti Home Design #books #accessories #gold #interior
Etoile de Montblanc Etoile Mystérieuse Fountain Pen. 18k gold nib, sterling silver barrel and cap, black lacquer set with 102 diamonds, silver-plated clip set with 43 diamonds, Montblanc diamond in cap top.
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Mont Blanc Pen pretty it should be. This pen costs....wait for it.....$15,000. That's as much as a small car!
Quill and ink bottle. Link accompanies a good Wikipedia article on how quills are made and used.
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Have you ever written with a quill pen?
Making your own craft supplies -- inks from vinegar, salt and crushed berries, etc.
Online writers can truly earn their success and real money
Ancient Egyptian writing instruments.
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Ancient Egyptian writing instruments (Tools often used by Thoth who invented writing and likely on his table)
Ancient Greek medical instruments. ....i'll tell ya right now, im Glad im Not an Ancient Greek!!...
ancient egypt tools and technology | Ancient Inventions We Still Use Today | It Thing!
Ancient Egyptian Makeup
Sutures have a long and bizarre history, dating back to ancient Egypt, where everything from tree bark to hair was used to stitch human flesh back together. Physicians have used suture to close wounds for at least 4,000 years. Archaeological records from ancient Egypt show that Egyptians used linen and animal sinew to close wounds. In ancient India, physicians used the pincers of beetles or ants to staple wounds shut. They then cut the insects’ bodies off, leaving their jaws (staples) in p
Quill and ink.
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For the guest book!
ink well and feather -- we should put one by our guestbook! (we'll have a real pen too but just to keep up with the vintage feel!)
ink well and feather quill pen
Quill Pen Writing | quill pen is a writing utensil made from a primary wing feather of a ...
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The Butterfly Tattoo: Archive
Stylus and cuneiform.
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Cuneiform clay tablet and stylus
We could do cuneiform writing on crayola model magic compound (terra cotta color) with a stylus. Print the alphadet diagram and let the children practice.
Quill and ink.