Box of Nibs

Whitcombe and Tombs Limited


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Maker and Role
Whitcombe and Tombs Limited
Description
A metal box of gold coloured dipping pen nibs labelled 'Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd Metal Fasteners'. Contained are metal nibs made by William Collins Sons and Co Ltd. Tin has a hinged lid with a green paper label attached to top. Lime green diamond shape in centre. Lime green oblong above diamond containing dark green text.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd Sticker
William Collins Sons and Co Ltd Maker's Mark
Gross PAPER FASTENERS No. / Staioners / and printers/ Whitcombe & Tombs, Ltd., / Wellington , Christchurch , / Dunedin, Auckland, N.Z. / Melbourne, / London. / BRITISH MADE Logo
C. Brandauer & Co.'s / Review pen / Birmingham / No. 183 Engraved
Accession No
2010.145
Credit Line
Whitcombe and Tombs Limited. Box of Nibs, 2010.145. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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