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Pencil

Pencil
Title
Pencil
Date 
1940-1960
Medium 
Wood, graphite, metal
Dimensions 
6 x 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
This pink pencil is printed in dark pink "Janet Couture, Inc./ Creators of Fine Clothes & Furs/ For The Discriminating Woman/ Drake hotel 440 Park Ave. (at 56th St.) N.Y./ WIckersham 2 -0600- ELdorado 5-7921".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1060
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group