Box and cover
Desktop & office
14 x 48 x 40 mm; 32 mm (Depth)Order this image
Mr Straw's House, Nottinghamshire (Accredited Museum)
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White drawing pin box with black print. Open base with slip cover, similar to that of a match box. Slip cover - four sided open slip cover to go over box base, made of white card, with a tare break along the bottom long edge. The top is printed in black ink with a single line border to the edge of the graphics. A single line border within this in the top two thirds generates another box a three line oval sits within this frame with a black centre and white print 'B........ DRAWING PINS'. the remainder of the box is filled with fine vertical lines, as if drawn by hand. In the lower third there is a double line border creating another box shape with ' . WAVERLEY SERIES . ' printed in black. The top right corner is obscured by an additional white stuck on label; 'A. CRAYMER. Moorgate Hall, 149 Moorgate London, E.C.'. The two narrow sides are blank. The bottom is plain white with black text; 'MACNIVEN & CAMERON LTD WAVERLEY PEN WORKS BIRMINGHAM ENGLAND "They come as a boon and a blessing to men, The Pickwick, the Owl and the Waverley Pen." '. Base - white card five sided top open oblong box shape, designed to sit inside a slip cover.