Vintage Self Propelling Engraved Silver Mechanical Pencil Amethyst Crystal Top
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This is a Beautifully Designed Vintage, Functional Work of Art, Mechanical Pencil. The Pencil features silver metal with a connecting chain and wavy engraved pattern all around. The removable top opens and holds the leads. The top of the pencil is crowned with a multi-faceted amethyst glass crystal. You simply twist the pencil at the tip for the lead to be propelled down. The pencil is finely finished and infinitely smooth, comfortable to hold.
The pencil is brightly polished, small, sleek and smooth. Display as an Object de’ Art with your other favorite writing implements. Perfect to carry in your purse.
Measurements: 4" L x 1/4" W.
The first patent for a refillable pencil with lead-propelling mechanism was issued to Sampson Mordan and John Isaac Hawkins in Britain in 1822.
* * The pencil uses a standard size refill.
Age: 1920’s – 1930’s.
Your Mechanical Pencil will arrive in a custom Twinkle in Time gift box & matching purple floral ribbon. Thank you for visiting A Twinkle in Time Vintage Jewelry, Accessories & Collectibles.
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