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Title Leroy Adjustable Scriber, model N3237-2, made by the Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y., n.d., ca. 1944-1954.
Object Name Scriber, Lettering
Catalog Number 2009.006.0048
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Leroy Adjustable Scriber, model N3237-2, made by the Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y., no date, circa 1944-1954. Metal with plastic handle and knob. With: paper covered (embossed with K&E logo) slipcase box with printed label.

Scriber was intended for use with the Leroy lettering template system.

Patent numbers (from 1945-1936) and the design patent would date this no earlier than 1941 and it could be up to the late 1950s. Reproduction of images of the 1941 design patent 127,962 are included here.

K+E general offices and factory were in Hoboken during the period when this item was made.
Date 1944-1954
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1954
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption top and bottom view
Imagefile 068\20090060048.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce