Gekkoso Leather Pencil Cap
Made in Japan
5.7cm x 2.0cm x 0.5cm / 2.2″ x 0.7″
If the pen is mightier than the sword, then it should be protected it at all costs! Hand-sewn by leather craftsmen, this leather cap is beautifully embossed with Gekkoso’s trademark “Horn to call a friend.”
Gekkoso leather pencil cap is a game changer when it comes to protecting not just your pencils but especially inside cases, tote bags, pockets etc. from getting marked and dirty. The pencil cap can fit up to Gekkoso’s 8B pencil, which are thicker than common pencils. The colour of natural leather will age beautifully in a warm tone developing a patina with extended use & time.
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A sense of colour is a lifetime treasure.
Gekkoso is an art supply store in Ginza Japan founded in 1917.
They produce their own original painting materials and stationery carefully made by craftsmen.
Ever since the opening of the store, their high quality art supplies have been loved and supported by people looking for the pure beauty of colour and the touch of the genuine article.
Beautiful shop name Gekkoso means “Moonlight” in Japanese. It comes from a poem gifted to the shop by the famous husband and wife poets Tekkan and Akiko Yosano,
“You walked by from the moon in the sky, shining day and night”
279 East 6th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5T 1J7
Phone: 604 423 3679
Tue ~ Sat: 11:00 ~ 18:00
Sun: 12:00 ~ 17:00