The pen-box has a long section for pens, with smaller containers at one end for ink, sand (for blotting the ink) and threads (for cleaning the reed-pens).
Pen-boxes like this were often used by treasury scribes because they could put a supply of accounting paper in the lid.
Types of customization
Types of Pen Boxes
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