Early Mordan slider pencil in near mint condition. No dents or dings and the makers imprint is crisp and clear. The “S. Mordan & Co Makers & Patentees” on the barrel dates this pencil to between 1830 and 1845. It has the rarer line & dot pattern, along with a waffle seal.
"S. Mordan & Co. Makers & Patentees"