Here for sale is a fantastic vintage box of fountain pen dip nibs. Made by William Mitchell who were based in Birmingham, England and were established in 1825. The nibs are totally unused and the box seal has not been broken. This lovely original box contains 12 nibs and is a great item to collect and use.


Box is slightly worn and rubbed but unopened. Shows signs of wear and tear as it is old and has been used, but only adds to its character. Great decorative item which would look fantastic in any home or business interior.

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box - 8 cm width, 5 cm depth, 1.5 cm height

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Antique Vintage William Mitchell Pedigree Pointed Pen Ink Nibs Dip Quills x 12