Rectangular brass pen-box with rounded ends, inlaid with silver and gold. Inside are two compartments, the larger one for pens, the smaller for the ink. Lid and interior decorated with a series of seated figures within roundels either holding goblets, playing musical instruments or in other poses. Around the sides is a fretwork pattern with alternating squares of facing ducks and geometric designs.

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