Ecridor Type 55 Mechanical Pencil

R3,398.56 incl. VAT

The Caran D’Ache Ecridor Type 55 pencil, a silver plated, rhodium coated premium writing instrument of robust, sleek design.

In stock (can be backordered)

Since the 1930’s, the Ecridor writing instruments have been proudly part of the Caran D’Ache range. Inspired by the classical hexagonal shape of the Caran D’Ache wooden cased pencils, the Ecridor writing instruments are beautiful in their simplicity, outstanding in their fine attention to detail.

The Type 55 pencil is a timeless favourite in the Ecridor range. The distinctive rectangular shapes onthe metal body, silver plated and rhodium coated for a supremely hard wearing outer surface requiring minimal maintenance.

The Ecridor Type 55 pencil is manufactured in Geneva, Switzerland. The Caran D’Ache name is proudly associated to Swiss heritage. Extraordinary quality control measures dominate the manufacturing process to protect the heritage and ensure that each item leaving the factory is an extraordinary product.



Technical details of the Ecridor Type 55 pencil:

body: metal

colors: silver plated, rhodium coated

Graphite Leads: 0.7mm graphite leads, available from Caran D’Ache in 2H, HB, B grades.

packaging: black, lined presentation case and instruction booklet

Care and maintenance

Tender loving care of your product will ensure that it remains in good shape for as long as possible. Even though the Ecridor rhodium coated pens are unusually robust, they can of course be damaged by excessive mechanical force, or exposure to aggressive or corrosive chemicals.


The Ecridor pens forms part of the Caran D’Ache Haute criture range, covered by a lifetime works warranty.