Connoisseur - Gold Taklon - Red Sable Mix Watercolor Brush - Filbert - 8 - Connoisseur Short Gold Taklon / Red Sable Mix Filbert Premium Brush is sable blended with a quality gold taklon fiber is the perfect combination for an outstanding all-purpose affordable brush line. The blend of hair offers the resilience and snap which makes this series ultra responsive and provides excellent shape retention. Connoisseur Short Gold Taklon / Red Sable Mix natural hair / synthetic mix is designed to give a high color carrying capacity with a free flow of color. Short handles are great for watercolor, gouache and craft use. Gold plated brass ferrules. Connoisseur fine artist brushes are hand crafted. Only the best natural hair or synthetic fibers are utilized in the manufacture of this premium line of brushes. This is a Short Handle Size 8 Filbert Gold Taklon / Red Sable Mix Hair Watercolor brush.