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Mechanical Pencil

Description

Rectangular parts; compass movement; black box, compartments

Details

Maker
Eugene Dietzgen Co. (Manufacturer)
Eugene Dietzgen Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1875-1899
Location of origin
Chicago, IL, USA; New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
leather
turning (shaping process)
upholstering
velvet (fabric weave)
white metal
wood (plant material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Places
Illinois (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
leather
Leather
mechanical pencils
PENCIL, MECHANICAL
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Unidentified Metal
Upholstered
upholstering
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
white metal
wood (plant material)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
0.875 x 6.625 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.4614
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72841

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