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Pencil sharpener

Object Number: 
2009.52.135
Date: 
1930-1948
Medium: 
Plastic and metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 2 x 7/16 in. (2.9 x 5.1 x 1.1 cm)
Description: 
Solid red pistol shaped pencil sharpener
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group