Plastic Pencil Case

Plastic Pencil Case

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This plastic pencil case with flexigrip fastener was designed by Julius Sharat (1899-1981), a Jewish industrial designer who fled Germany in 1937, settled in New York City, shortened his name from Sharatzick, signed naturalization papers in 1944, and died in Miami, Florida.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Plastic Pencil Case
Measurements
overall: 22.6 cm x 9.2 cm; 8 7/8 in x 3 5/8 in
overall: 1/4 in x 8 15/16 in x 3 3/4 in;.635 cm x 22.70125 cm x 9.525 cm
ID Number
1981.0264.21
accession number
1981.0264
catalog number
1981.0264.21
Credit Line
Gift of Julius Sharat
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National Museum of American History
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