Designed in 2008, the Batle 'Small' Quill Pencil represents the quill. A symbol of prayer and protection, the quill has long been used as a traditional writing implement. A functional graphite pencil that has been treated with a polymer that helps prevent the staining of hands. This pencil comes packaged inside of a ready to give black gift box. Batle Studio pencils have an average use life of 6 years depending on usage. Size: 4" x 1 1/4" x 1/4" (length, width, depth). Care: Polish with a clean, dry, soft cloth. Keep out of direct sunlight and away from heat. Keep out of reach of children. Do not drop as they could crack or break.