Russia, St. Petersburg
last quarter of the 19th century
Gold, ornamental stones
Length 6.0 cm
Marks: "...W" (illegible); St. Petersburg city Assay office identification mark; “56"
Pendant keychain-shaped pencil in the case an eyelet and ring made of gold. The smooth cylinder-shaped case has a slot for the pencil lead lever with blue cabochon in the button. Smooth rounded welt frames the case bottom. The pencil is part of a collection of six pencil-pendants, assembled in one box, but differing in various decoration.