Early 19th C. Set of Drawing Instruments Attributed to Bordogna

Early 19th C. Set of Drawing Instruments Attributed to Bordogna


Italian Drawing Set attributed to Bordogna


Length of case: 15 cm.


Early 19th C.

Country of manufacture


Category: Drawing Instruments


A small set of drawing instruments: Italian in origin and early 19th-century in date. The maker of the set is very likely Carlo Bordogna working in Milan. This attribution is based on a very similar  Bordogna set shown in Hambly’s DRAWING INSTRUMENTS (1988, plate XVIII) and another sold on this site ( search “Bordogna” on Fleaglass). Case is leather covered with gilded border decoration. There is  a label with illegible writing on the bottom of the case. Length of case: 6″ or 15 cm.

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US M&R Gordon

Michael and Roberta Gordon have been dealing in medical and dental antiques for almost four decades. They have helped build a number of major private collections and have contributed to the holdings of many museums. They also deal in other scientific and technology related items, including calculating instruments, office machines, patent models and wine-related accessories such as corkscrews. ROBERTA GORDON IS A SKILLED RESTORER WHO CAN HELP YOU WITH ANY INSTRUMENTS AND CASES THAT NEED ATTENTION. Feel free to contact them for details at: mgordon1940@gmail.com or 718-623-6777