1 of 6 images

Mid-Century Walnut Pencil or Pen Holder by Sergio Dello Strologo for Xilarte


A highly sculptural Mid-Century pen or pencil holder and temper by Sergio Dello Strologo for Xilarte, Milano, Italy. Crafted of finely figured, turned walnut. The 12 slender, cylindrical tubes of varying heights joined together to form a body reminiscent of a denuded forest or skyline. The original solid walnut rounded and tapered temper still present. Branded mark to the bottom: Xilarte Design – Sergio. Dello Strologo, Milano Made in Italy.


  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 5.75 in. x W 4 in. x D 2 in.

    H 14.61 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 5.08 cm

  • Seller location
    Austin, TX
  • Reference number

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
1stdibs seller since 2010
Typical response time: <1 hr
Located in Austin, TX
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Large 19th Century Chinese Huanghuali Brush Pot...
Chinese Scholar's Objects
A large 19th century Qing dynasty huanghulai brush pot. Of simple cylindrical form. The wood displaying a lovely patina of rich honey brown, with an attractive, muted grain, remini...
Large Huanghuali Brushpot, 17th Century
Chinese Scholar's Objects
An unusually large and beautifully grained 17th century huanghuali brushpot. Meant for the desk of a scholar to hold his calligraphy and paint brushes. Crafted from a single large ...
Ottaviani Silver and Enamel Rosewood Box with B...
Rosewood, Sterling Silver
A stunning enameled silver and rosewood box signed Ottaviani, Italy, circa 1950s. The top of the box features a gorgeous repousseed and hand hammered sterling silver inset plaque wi...
Pair of Chinese Huanghuali Nesting Trays
Chinese Scholar's Objects
A refined and elegant pair of huanghuali nesting trays. An exotic hardwood, huanghuali (which translate to "yellow flowering pear wood"), has long been prized in China. These...
You May Also Like
Danish Mid-Century Teak Dice Pen Holder, Dansk,...
Dansk Designs
Danish More Desk Accessories
A beautiful and decorative Scandinavian cube-shaped dice pen and pencil holder, Denmark, 1950s. Made of teak wood, in excellent condition.
1920s Burl Wood Pen Cup or Pencil Holder
Offered is a stunning, 1920s solid burl wood pen cup or pencil holder.
Rare Carl Aubock Mid Century Horn Desk Pen Hold...
Carl Auböck
Austrian Desk Accessories
A decorative and rare desk penholder from the 1960s, designed and executed by Carl Aubock, Vienna. Made of horn, in excellent condition, 13 in long. (the pen is not included.)
Mid-Century Modern Verde Nilo Glass Pen Holder
Fontana Arte
German Glass
Brass, Cut Glass
Particular pen holder made in the 1950s, Verde Nilo heavi glass surmounted by a little lacquered brass mouse.
Asa Pingree Physalia Pencil Holder in Walnut, E...
Asa Pingree
American More Desk Accessories
Ash, Maple, Walnut
Designed to accompany our Physalia desk and Physalia desk folio, our pencil holder is made of hand machined brass. It comes with three options for the wooden base: American walnut, e...
Mid-Century Modern Z Shape Table or Desk Lamp b...
Phillips Holland, Louis Christiaan Kalff
Dutch Table Lamps
Super stylish table lamp that can be mixed with all kinds of styles. If the quality of the make and the design is right then a piece can almost always be mixed with styles from enti...
Mid-Century Modern 18K Yellow Gold Pen France
French Desk Accessories
Sleek and stylish 18-karat yellow gold ballpoint pen, marked 750 and French hallmarks.
Martz Ceramic and Wood Pen Holder with Parker Pen
Marshall Studios, Gordon & Jane Martz
American More Desk Accessories
Ceramic, Walnut
Parker pen holder by Jane and Gordon Martz for their company, Marshall Studios. Oiled walnut base with a magnetic ball adjustable pen holder.

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries