Pen and pencil

Pen and pencil
Title
Pen and pencil
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Metal, rubber, lead
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 13 x 1 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
Mechanical pencil with silver-colored metal casing; rectangular compartment on top contains rubber stamp that springs into position perpendicular to pencil shaft when lid is opened.
Object Number 
INV.9878
Marks 
in relief (inverted): on face of rubber stamp: "M. H. HORNING / HYDE PARK, N.Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group