Tombow 8900 was first made in 1945. For more than 70 years, the design of the box and the pencil still remains the same. It's the oldest product by Tombow. The history of the pencil speaks for its consistency and quality, which is what people love the most about them. They are not only good for writing but also great for sketching. The green looks retro and unique. On the top of the pencil, it prints "For General Writing".
- Length: 7 in (17.7 cm)
Tombow Pencil Co., Ltd. was established in Japan in 1913 as a manufacturer of wood-cased lead and colored pencils. It is not an exaggeration to say that every student in Japan has grown up with the Tombow pencil.
During the past four decades, Tombow has diversified its manufacturing program to include ballpoint pens, roller ball pens, markers, correction tape, glue sticks, liquid glues, adhesive tape, and dry highlighters. Today, Tombow has achieved an outstanding reputation for its unique, innovative and original products.