Brand: Graphite Pencil Co.
Made in: USA
Etched print, square lead (pre-1900's), long ferrule....what a combination! Oooh, just noticed Eberhard Faber makes the Imperial 2842 as well.....no doubt a link between the two companies now.
Graphite Pencil Co. was an American pencil brand produced by Eberhard Faber beginning in 1893 — around the same time the company was breaking away from Germany’s A.W. Faber and dealing with lawsuits over using the name "E. Faber" in the USA.
Learn more about the fascinating story behind the Graphite Pencil Company at contrapuntalism.blog.