Ruling pen

British Pens Limited, Manufacturer

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Maker and Role
British Pens Limited, Manufacturer
Ruling pens for 5 line musical staff. Model No.0263. Has never been opened. Should contain "One Dozen Pens Gilt". Picture shows a 5-prong fork-like nib 'drawing' a staff of 5 lines, preceded by a treble clef and stylised crotchets forming the word "music". Box is yellow with white label sealing box.
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Signature/Marks and Type
William Mitchell's Ruling Pens William Mitchell, Birmingham & London, England Made by British Pens Ltd. No.0263 Label
One dozen pens / gilt Label
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Credit Line
British Pens Limited. Ruling pen, F945.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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