Letter opener and mechanical pencil set

Object Number: 
2002.1.1617
Date: 
1940-1960
Medium: 
Metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
9 1/4 x 1/ 3/8 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
Black and white diagonally striped box containing a letter opener and mechanical pencil set. The pen and opener are made of gold colored metal, with white plastic barrels and transparent green trim. The white barrels are printed in red "Union Waterproofing, Roofing & Painting Co./ 1473 Webster Ave. Bronx 56, N.Y./ JErome 8-8623".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group