H978.68.25a-b - pencil box

Catalogue Number
H978.68.25a-b
Object Name
case
Object Type
pencil
Origin Municipality
England
Use Country
Canada
Use Province / Territory
BC
Use Municipality
Vancouver
Dates/Period
1900s, 1910s
Date
1900 to 1920
Artifact History

From the Estate of Celia Bould. Her family moved to Vancouver from England in 1928.

Age Group

youth

Gender Association
Unisex
Physical Description
Wooden pencil box with a) hinged tray, grooved sections for pens and pencils, lock mechanism (without key); b) lid - wood decorated with design and black cat head; contents - 2 pen nibs, 4 leads, pen holder, pencils.
Material
WOOD, METAL
Parts
Artifact Part Height (cm) Length (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Diameter (cm) Thickness (cm) Weight
a) 3.70 22.00 6.50
b) 21.00 4.50
Nomenclature
Department
History
Source
Bould, H.S. (Estate)