Quill pen made from a Bald Eagle feather, used by John James Audubon

Quill pen made from a Bald Eagle feather, used by John James Audubon
Title
Quill pen made from a Bald Eagle feather, used by John James Audubon
Date 
c. 1820-1850
Medium 
Quill, feather from the wing of a Bald Eagle
Dimensions 
Overall: 15 x 2 x 1 in. ( 38.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Frederic DePeyster, 1878
Object Number 
1878
Gallery Label 
Found in John Audubon's writing desk.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group