Box of crayons

Object Number: 
2010.26.94
Date: 
1925-1950
Medium: 
Printed card stock
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3/8 in. (14 x 6.4 x 1 cm)
Description: 
Rectangular colored pencil box with punch out easel; front panel printed with image of couple and child aboard yacht, watching power boat race, text reads: "Eagle 8 Colors / Easel-Set / Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. & Other Countries. M. R." Back panel printed with image of children racing model sail boats, punch out sail transforms into stand allowing the to stand upright as an easel. Text on side panels reads: "Eagle Pencil Company New York London Toronto". Box contains 8 unused colored pencils.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group