Founded in 1930, Antica Cartotecnica is a multi-generation stationery seller and collector based in the heart of Rome, Italy. This vintage pencil set from Antica Cartotecnica includes a variety of 5 vintage pencils dating from the early 1940s all the way to the late 1960s. The folder that houses the pencils is also vintage cardstock that is 50-60 years old. Each set is unique, consisting of a random selection of pencils from countries like England and Czechoslovakia, and made from manufacturers that include Cumberland Pencil Co. and L & C Hardtmuth. Most pencils in the set are standard No.2/HB grade.