Vintage Yard-O-Led Propelling Pencil
Rolled Gold Chevron Pattern
Made in England c1950s
Patent No: 422767
Twist Actuated Pencil (new lead included)
A Yard-O-Led propelling pencil a true vintage classic, here in rolled gold with a chevron pattern.
The pencil is refilled by retracting the blind cap and pulling out the lead tray. On this particular model, the lead tray is engraved to provide the writer with the addition of a 3 inch ruler - a lovely practical quirk
The pencil is twist actuated and accepts 1.1mm leads, one of which is supplied
The pencil is in excellent condition, there are no chips cracks or engravings.
There are a couple of minor signs of surface wear, but it is otherwise perfect.
The pencil has been lightly polished and fitted with a new lead
The pencil is twist actuated and carries thick lead.
It is makes a perfect everyday pocket pencil and is very comfortable in the hand, well balanced, a beautiful heirloom pencil.