Box for Eagle Pencils, Eagle Pencil Company's Works, office & salesroom, 377 & 379 Broadway, New York, New York, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-253205

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Description

The square white box holds one half gross of no. 218 medium Academic Lead Pencils. The pencils won a prize at the International Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876. The factory image has Pen & Pencil Cases & Rubber Works located on 14 Fore Street in London. An eagle holds the banner with the text "Eagle Pencils" above the factory in the image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
packaging
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
boxes (containers)

Physical Description

1 box ; 1 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 4 inches

Collection Code

EP002

Collection Name

Ephemera collection, 2011 donation

Reference Code

EP002.02.026

Image Dimensions

1 3/4 x 7 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

New York City (New York state)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)

Record Details

Material Type

boxes (containers)

Description Level

Item