Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil
Silver Gilt or Gilt  Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil

GERMAN (worked from c.1900)

Silver Gilt or Gilt Metal & Enamel Egyptian Mummy Novelty Telescopic Propelling Pencil

c. 1920 Germany

Offered by Steppes Hill Farm Antiques

£220 gbp
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An early 20th century Continental silver gilt or gilt metal and enamel novelty telescopic Propelling Pencil formed as an Egyptian Mummy, the body decorated with hieroglyphics in multi-coloured enamels. Attached marked suspension ring.

Probably made in Germany c1900, but also possibly made in Egypt in the 1920's following the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamen.

98 mm open
55 mm closed
In good condition with no damage or repair and in good working order. Very minor loss of enamel.
See: The KB Collection of Pencils, By Kenneth Ball. Page 64
Dimensions
Weight 12.50g (0.40oz t)
Stock Code
EB904H
Medium
Silver Gilt & Enamel
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