Made in: Japan
Blackwing released this model on Black Friday 2019, and they limited production to just 12 boxes each of #01 to #159. I spent a year trading with folks all over the world to get these.
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.