The $12,800 Dollar “Perfect Pencil” From Graf von Faber-Castell

Graf von Faber-Castell Perfect Pencil

The humble pencil may just be the worlds simplest writing instrument, however that doesn’t mean that all pencils are created equally. As is the case with all consumer goods, there are companies out there that sell “luxury” pencils, and they cost a bit more than your average pencil. How much you ask? Well the Perfect Pencil from Graf von Faber-Castell is priced at around $12,800 dollars which probably makes it the most expensive pencil in the entire world.

Now there are a variety of reasons as to why this pencil costs so much money. First of all, Graf von Faber-Castell is a leading name in the world of luxury writing instruments, so right there you have a big name that’s attached to the pencil. Additionally the pencil is made with a number of high-quality materials. The wood is from a 240-year-old olive tree, the metal pieces are made from 18-carat white gold, and the cap even has three diamonds in it that weight out somewhere between 0.05 and 0.06 carats. Add in the fact that they only produced just 99 of these pencils in total, and suddenly you have a $12,800 dollar pencil on your hands.

While this pencil may be “perfect” it’s high price tag warrants a lot of criticism. There are plenty of pens out there that cost just as much or even more than the Perfect Pencil, however you can replenish the ink in pens. The pencil has a limited lifespan depending on how often you use it, so would you really want to spend that kind of money on one? Regardless, the Perfect Pencil from Graf von Faber-Castell is most likely the most expensive pencil out there.

Graf von Faber-Castell Perfect Pencil 2

Graf von Faber-Castell Perfect Pencil 3

Photos from Graf von Faber-Castell

Add Comment

Actors Basketball Players Bloggers Boxers Celebrities Criminals Football Coaches Football Players Golfers Hockey Coaches MMA NASCAR Olympians Politicians Skateboarders Soccer Coaches Soccer Players Tennis Wrestlers
Jamie Oliver
The Top Five Richest Chefs in the World
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams & Mizuho Securities USA CEO John Koudounis Visit "Opening Bell With Maria Bartiromo" On FOX Business Network
20 Things You Didn’t Know About Maria Bartiromo
Masaharu Morimoto
Masaharu Morimoto: 10 Things You Didn’t Know
New Bentley GT Model Teases Extreme Design
A Rare 2005 Maserati MC12 sells for $1,575,000
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Set to Sell for $55 Million
1967 Ferrari 330 P4
The One-Of-A-Kind 1967 Ferrari 330 P4
Niseko Village in Niseko, Japan
Top Five Hotels to Send Christmas Abroad
Sydney Plane 3
A $191,000 Flight is One Way to Ring in 2017
New Year's
Five Luxurious Places To Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2016
The Top 5 Airport Lounges In The World
First Time Rolex
A Guide for the First-Time Rolex Buyer
Why We Love the The 2016 Rolex Air-King
watch up close
Why We Love the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thing Squelette
michael kors
The Top Five Michael Kors Women’s Watches
gucci kicks
The Top Five Women’s Sneakers Brands in 2016
Five Upcoming Sneaker Collections to Check out in August
yeezy solar red
Five of the Most Expensive Sneakers at Sneakerness Berlin
Five Sneaker Brands to Look for at New York Market Week
The Top Five Red Wines of 2016
Enjoy A $1000 Box of Tequila Infused Chocolates
John Walker Philip Lawson Johnston Limited Edition
Five Whiskey Brands That are On the Rise
The Four Seasons Gorgeous New Hawaiian Resort
Suite 1
Milan’s Excelsior Hotel Gallia Gets Best Hotel Suite
Spa Alila Rainforest Retreat 1
Spa Alila Rainforest Retreat at the Edge of the Valley
w puerto rico
The 10 Most Stunning W Hotels in the United States