Blackwing Volume 840 | Box of 12$27.95
The Blackwing 840 is a tribute to Duke Kahanamoku and his outsized role in popularizing the sport of surfing. Outsized also describes Duke's achievements, he was an Olympic Gold Medal winning swimmer, a Hollywood character actor and Sheriff of Honolulu. Duke's biggest impact, though, was on surfing which he almost single-handedly introduced to the world.
This beautiful limited edition pencil is an homage to Duke with a sea green barrel and gold foil accent in the shape of the California coastline. It also features Blackwing's balanced graphite (found in the Blackwing Pearl,) a brass eraser clip and a white eraser. 840 refers to the length of the California coast where Duke pioneered the sport he loved. Packed in a box that doubles as a stand-up container for your pencils and has Duke Kahanamoku's story printed on the back.
Box of twelve