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Mechanical Pencil

Description

Silver; spiral body, retractable lead; mushroom finial

Details

Maker
Faber, Johann (Manufacturer)
Date
1891-1914
Location of origin
Germany, BAVARIA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
lead (metal)
paper (fiber product)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Lead
lead (metal)
mechanical pencils
paper (fiber product)
PENCIL, MECHANICAL
Slip Cast
Steel
steel (alloy)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
5.5 (H), 1 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.4137
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72803

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