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$395.00

French Ivory Palais Royal Desk Set Pen Seal Book Mark
A fine French desk set with ivory handled wax seal, pen and letter opener (doubles as a bookmark) in fitted box with red velvet lining. The ivory handles of all 3 pieces are beautifully hand tooled with gold and silver designs of shells, flowers and scroll boarders. Good cross hatching grains in the elephant ivory. On the sterling silver mounts of the pen are French hallmarks of eagle head and head of woman. The letter opener also serves as a bookmark. The pen nib is marked 725, Gold Plate, Dennis Pen Co. Buffalo New York. It is hard to fit this into the pen and may not be the right size. The set dates to the mid 19th century. The box is in fine condition, the clasp works fine. All in amazing, excellent condition. The box measures 6" x 5 1/2". The wax seal measures 2", the pen without nib, 5 3/4", and the letter opener/bookmark,4 3/4". This is a rare,unique set. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within a few days of having received it. Postage insurance extra. Sales tax collected if sold in New York state unless tax number provided with form.


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