Augusta - Mechanical pencil - Augusta, mechanical pencil with graphite lead, in gilded metal, Liberty period (1900 - 1919),

Description
Augusta - Mechanical pencil - Augusta, mechanical pencil with graphite lead, in gilded metal, Liberty period (1900 - 1919),
Italy - 1900-1919 - Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear

"Augusta" mechanical pencil with graphite lead, in gilt metal, (18K gold plating), hexagonal section, with refined decoration of geometric and floral / vegetal motifs, artistically alternated; the pencil bears the following inscriptions engraved on the barrel: “AUGUSTA’ and ‘18 K.R.’; it dates back to the Art Nouveau period (1900-1919), in working order.

In very good condition, minor signs of age and wear.

Dimensions: overall length: 12.8 cm.

Diameter: 8 mm.

Weight: 16 grams.

Lot details
Composition
Augusta, mechanical pencil with graphite lead, in gilded metal, Liberty period (1900 - 1919),
Object
Mechanical pencil
Model / Type
Augusta, matita meccanica a mina di grafite, in metallo dorato , epoca Liberty (1900 - 1919),
Period
1900-1919
Material
18 K.R.
Manufacturer/ Brand
Augusta
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
In working order
Yes
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