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Hardware/ household

Object Number: 
2002.1.1642
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Wood, graphite, rubber
Dimensions: 
7 1/2 x 3/8 in. diameter
Description: 
This gray pencil is printed in red and blue "Use Alpha Cement/ Alpha Portland Cement/ Alpha Mortar Cement", with the company symbol, a sack of cement. See also 2002.1.1532, 1534, 1637-1642, 1651 for other Giant Portland Cement items.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group