Dating to the late Victorian era to perhaps the early 20th century this fine example of Victorian craftsmanship is simply charming.Designed as a propelling pencil and crafted in 9ct gold *casing*, with fine engraved detailing throughout.
Topped with a lovely round Amethyst (tested) with a flat crown and faceting to the pavilion of the stone.
Measuring a quite long 10cm when extended, and retracting to 8cm.
Not only is this pencil a visual delight, but it also boasts functionality. With its propelling mechanism, you can effortlessly extend the lead to suit your writing needs. The antique charm combined with modern convenience makes this pencil a perfect blend of old-world charm and practicality.
Whether you're a collector of antique treasures or simply appreciate the beauty of vintage craftsmanship, this propelling pencil is a must-have addition to your collection.
Please note as present there is no lead, these can be sourced.
Extended - 10cm
Retracted - 8cm
9ct Gold cased
Condition - Very good to excellent antique condition. Amethyst has no chips or abrasions even under loupe magnification. Gold is bright and beautiful, no wear, losses and engraving is in crisp condition throughout. Extends and retracts fluidly. No lead sadly but this can be sourced.
Please note boxes are for display only unless otherwise stated.