Pencil/ Tin Container

Name/Title

Pencil/ Tin Container

About this object

Pencil Container. Painted blue metal with a rotatable container with inscribed ruler measurements and multiplication table.

Inscription on the exterior of container, "Darnley's Patent rotatable Lightning calculator, pencil case, ruler and measure/ Solely Manufactured in England/ German Patent No. 797458/ ? (unrecognisable markings)."

Medium and Materials

Painted Metal

Inscription and Marks

Inscription on the exterior of container, "Darnley's Patent rotatable Lightning calculator, pencil case, ruler and measure/ Solely Manufactured in England/ German Patent No. 797458/ ? (unrecognisable markings)."

Measurements

227mm Length, 25mm Diameter, 103mm Circumference.

Object Type

Tin

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