Vintage Pencil - 1930s-1940s Schwan Othello
Founded in 1865, the Schwan-Fleistift-Fabrik / Swan Pencil Co. was based in Nuremberg, Germany. During the 1930s Schwan had three brands of pencils, the Stabilo, which was their top of the line pencil brand, the Othello, which was for the masses and the Swano, which was manufactured for children.
ERA / 1930-1940s
MADE BY/ Schwan-Fleistift-Fabrik / Swan Pencil Co.
COUNTRY / Germany
MEASURES / 7 inches Presharpened
BARREL / Hexagon
LEAD COLOR / Graphite
LEAD HARDNESS / 2H
All of Twine & Quill's vintage pencils are unused, and come from a set of pencils like the one the photo. Due to the age of vintage pencils, there may be minor imperfections in the pencil.