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Please Help Identify This Vintage Rolled Gold Mech Pencil Made In England



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On The Cap: Rolled Gold Made In England

 

On The Barrel Above Clip Band: Whetham London

 

Is Whetham The name of the company that made the pencil?

 

In the cartouche is COLFIX I believe that is an advertiser

 

Any help with identification appreciated

 

 

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Whetham is not in the list with known brands for the UK, but that list is mainly for FPs and some MPs. Neither is Colfix.

 

 

BTW, there was a mr Whetham who was the Lord Mayor of London in the 1870s

So it just might be the name of a gentleman who used it.

 

 

 

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