Case, Writing
Case, Writing
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Case, Writing

Accession number: 2019.81.5
Materials: Leather, metal, silk, cardboard, paper.
Measurements: 27 cm L x 21 cm W x 2 cm Thick
Description: Black leather writing case embossed with gold initials "M.A.S."
It contains a dictionary, stamp case and notebook which are all embossed with the same gold initials. It has a brass coloured lock and key that work and is lined with beige silkj-tytpe fabric. It has two pockets for paper and contains some flat sheets and some folded writing paper,There is also aleather loop for holding a pen and an area that could contain cards the size of standard business cards
History of Use: This belonged to donor's mother Mary Agnes Stevenson and was her travelling  writing case.