A classic yellow pencil. Depicted as a graphite pencil, like a U.S. #2 or European HB, with a sharpened tip and pink eraser. Positioned at a 45° angle, with its tip at the lower left or right. Commonly used for various content concerning writing, drawing, and schooling.
Samsung’s pencil was previously red, Google’s green.
📅 Pencil was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 in 1993
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.