Made in: Japan
MAR 2017 The 8th in the “Volumes” series of limited edition Blackwing pencils, the Blackwing 205. The number 205 references the molecular weight of jadeite, the most sought after form of jade. Each pencil features a gold ferrule, black eraser, gold imprint and a firm graphite formulation. SPECIAL NOTE: BOTTOM pencil appears to be an error as the original 602 number is indicated.
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.