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Obelisk

Brand: Eagle Pencil Co.

Made in: USA

An obelisk (Greek obeliskos, diminutive of obelos, "needle") is a tall, narrow, four-sided, tapering monument which ends in a pyramidal top. This pencil is known as a "lefty," as it can be read when held in the left hand. Most pencils are the opposite.

About Eagle Pencil Co.

The company was originally founded in New York City by the Berolzheimer family, and in 1969 became part of Berol Corporation. Berol was purchased by Empire in 1986, which was purchased by Sanford in 1995 (which is today a division of Newell Brands).