Beautiful to look at, comfortable to hold and a pleasure to write with. This Essentio Propelling Pencil has a chrome-plated metal finish polished to a high gloss and a silver soft-touch grip zone. Metal clip is spring-loaded. Push button mechanism. 0.7mm leads in lead hardness degree B = No. 2. Long twist out white eraser under the cap. Packaged in attractive white linen gift box.