Made in: Japan
JUN 2018 The thirteenth release in Blackwing’s Volumes series, the Blackwing 10001 pays tribute to Miyamoto Sensei's puzzles and other creative ways of teaching and learning. Features a red stained "adzuki" wood finish, gold imprint, gold ferrule, firm graphite and unique five-sided “Gokaku pencil” shape. Thats right folks it's a pentagon shaped pencil!! Expressly for my collector friends, a single Blackwing 10001!
Palomino Brands is a division of California Cedar Products Company, which produces CalCedar® and other types of wood slats for pencil manufacturers around the world. California Republic Stationer pencils were first produced beginning in 2003, and in 2012 the company began a transition to Palomino Brands for all new production.