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Newly arrived from Omas, the Dama Pearl Grey Celluloid with Rose Gold Limited Fountain Pen and Ballpoint Set combines the classic appearance of faceted pearl grey celluloid with the modern elegance of rose gold trim. Just 131 numbered sets have been created worldwide, and we have been able to secure a very small number for our customers. The retail price for the set of two pens is $1775, with our price $1420.
Just arrived from Field Notes, the new Shelterwood Limited Edition Three-Pack has quickly become a big hit with all of us here at nibs.com. The cover retains the texture and feel of the natural Cherry Wood from which it has been made, yet is also soft and pliable enough for this pad to fit comfortably in a shirt or back pocket. The perfect complement to your Nakaya Briarwood, Platinum Briar Shell, or Sailor Kabazaiku pen, these memo pads are just $9.95 for each three pack - order yours now before we end up buying them all for ourselves...
New to us from Waterman, the Edson Diamond Black is an elegant and understated writing instrument which serves as a study in black resin and matte platinum finish. Normally made available only in Medium, we are able to offer this pen with the full range of Waterman 18k solid gold rhodium-plated nib units in your choice of Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, Broad, or stock Stub. Retail $1100, our price $880.
New to us from Parker, the Sonnet Metal and Pearl offers a pleasing combination of classic styling and contemporary edge - the chrome cap, pearlescent lacquer, and rose gold cap band create a uniquely appealing color combination. Available with 18k solid gold rhodium-plated nib unit in your choice of Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, or Broad, or in stock Medium Italic, Medium Oblique, or Broad Italic for an additional $30. The retail price for this pen is $239, with our price $192.
Newly arrived from Platinum, the Briar Shell Sandblasted fountain pen features natural wood grain that has been exposed and treated to give this writing instrument a particularly distinctive and tactile surface. Also a terrific daily writer, it can be fitted with your choice of Platinum 14k solid gold nib in Ultra Extra Fine, Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, Broad, or Extra Broad, with the two-toned Music nib available for $56 extra. Retail price of this pen is $800, with our price $640.
Paul Rossi has gained an international reputation for his handcrafted fountain pens, which are often priced at the very upper end of the luxury pen spectrum. We are now carrying a small collection of his writing instruments which are both surprisingly affordable and which also provide a superb introduction to his work and techniques. The Antique Ivory, Cosmos, and Sterling Pearl (seen here) are all in stock and available for immediate shipment, with prices starting at just $1190...
Newly arrived from Bexley, the Poseidon Magnum II series revives this popular Bexley model with the addition of a superbly engineered American-made piston-filler system. Available from us with 18k two-tone nibs in Fine, Medium, Broad, or Stub, the Blue Lagoon, Bronze Sands, and Green Seas pens retail for $509 each, with our price $408.
Produced in just 300 pieces worldwide, the Platinum Pens Izumo Yagumonuri fountain pen celebrates the restoration of a historic Buddhist shrine in Izumo province, Japan. Colored powders and Urushi lacquer are used to depict a sea of clouds, the symbol of Izumo. We have managed to secure a very small number of these pens for our customers. Available with your choice of Platinum President 18k nib in Ultra Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, or Broad, the Izumo Yagumonuri retails for $1200, with our price $960.
Unless requested otherwise, each pen or nib you purchase from us will be carefully examined, tested, and optimized for your personal writing characteristics before shipping. See our nib set-up and optimization page for more details.
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