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  • Civil War Era Clark’s Patent Shipping Pencil / SOLD

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    Civil War Era Clark’s Patent Shipping Pencil - Inventory Number:  MIS 170 / SOLD

    Shipping pencil with wood container manufactured by the Clark Indelible Pencil Company of Northampton, Massachusetts. Patented in 1859, the pencil was designed “for directing all kinds of merchandise. A substitute for marking brush.” The pencil measures 4” in length and is in unused, like-new condition, complete with the original instructions. A unique Civil War era collectible. 

    Comes housed in a 6 x 8 inch display case with red velvet backing and descriptive card.

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     Inventory Number:  MIS 170 / SOLD