Victorian Novelty Silver Acorn Telescopic Propelling Pencil

SAMPSON MORDAN & CO c1877
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An extremely rare Victorian novelty silver telescopic Propelling Pencil made in the form of an acorn with 4-drawer telescopic mechanism and of a registered design, the twig handle with attached suspension ring.

By Sampson Mordan, c1877.
Stamped with a diamond registration mark for 12th July 1877.

Open 153 mm
Closed 49 mm

Reserved - £1250.00

Condition
In good condition and in full working order, a shallow dent to the lower half of the body.
Weight
27.00 Grams (0.87 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
TRS131218B
Medium
Silver