Brand: Venus Pen & Pencil Corp.
Made in: USA
Made between the American Pencil Co. and Faber Castell. Etched on the reverse of the top two is the harder to find Venus Pen and Pencil Corp., USA.
Founded in 1860 as the American Lead Pencil Co., the New Jersey-based manufacturer changed its name in 1956 to match their popular line of Venus pencils (which were first introduced in 1905).