Faber Castell is one of the world's largest and oldest manufacturers of pens & pencils. Select from the finest pens and art supplies. Founded in 1761 by Kaspar Faber; he begun his own manufacture with pencils in city Stein near to Nuremberg. Handmade in Germany, they meet the needs of the luxury buyer combining elegant designs with the highest quality materials. With 260 years of history, Faber-Castell is not only the oldest but one of the best-known international companies in the field of luxury writing instruments and has been in the hands of the same family for 9 generations. These extraordinary writing instruments are truly unique thanks to master craftsmanship and the use of natural materials.