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Title K&E Leroy Socket Holder 3234-1made by Keuffel & Esser Co., (Hoboken, N.J.), n.d., ca. 1940s.
Object Name Pen, Lettering
Catalog Number 2009.006.0052
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description K&E Leroy Socket Holder 3234-1 made by Keuffel & Esser Company, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1940s. Six each. Holder is a nickel plated metal accessory for holding Leroy lettering pens in a traditional pen handle; slipcase box, covered with paper embossed with the K&E logo; printed paper label on top.

Part is stamped on one side "K&E Co., Made in U.S.A." and on other side "Leroy."

No location other than "Made in U.S.A." on the label. K&E main offices and factory were in Hoboken during the period when this was manufactured.
Date 1940-1950
Year Range from 1940.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption box and contents: metal holder
Imagefile 069\20090060052.TIF
Classification Drafting
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce