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on what's up here at nibs.com--new pens in stock, the latest
arrivals in pre-owned pens and accessories, and information
on special deals.
New! 2015 Vanishing Point Twilight Limited Edition
Just announced and arriving in September 2015, the new Vanishing Point Twilight Limited Edition is being made available in just 2015 numbered pieces worldwide. Normally made available only with a Medium nib, we are able to provide this pen with your choice of any 18k solid gold rhodium-plated Vanishing Point nib unit in Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, Broad, or the new stock Stub. Our price $240. Pre-orders are now being accepted - you will not be charged until your pen is ready to ship to you.
Platinum 3776 Century Yamanaka Limited Edition
Just arrived, the new Platinum 3776 Century Yamanaka is the latest in a series of highly affordable limited edition fountain pens which began with the Sai and Shoji and now continues with this evocative writing instrument, named after the largest of the lakes surrounding Mt. Fuji. 3776 numbered pieces are being made available worldwide. The 14k solid gold rhodium-plated nib is available in your choice of Fine, Medium, Medium Soft, or Broad. Retail $270, our price $216.
Platinum 3776 Century Rising Dragon
The follow-up to the highly popular Fujin Raijin, the new Platinum 3776 Century Rising Dragon, arriving later this month, features hand-applied gold leaf over a Maki-e style motif inspired by the work of 17th century Rinpa school artist Sotatsu Tawaraya. This eye-catching pen could easily be mistaken for a writing instrument costing three or four times as much. Normally made available with only limited nib choices, we are able to offer your choice of solid gold 14k nib in Ultra Extra Fine, Extra Fine, Fine, Fine Soft, Medium, Broad, or Extra Broad. Retail $450, our price $360. This pen is now available for pre-order - you will not be charged until it arrives here and is ready to ship to you.
Pre-Owned Visconti Fountain Pens
Florence-based VIsconti is well known for the beauty of their writing instruments, and with our nib set-up and optimization services, provided complementary with every order, these luxurious pens can also be made to write as beautifully as they appear. Our newly expanded Visconti Pre-Owned Page showcases pens currently available for immediate purchase. And if you purchased a pen elsewhere that is not performing as you would wish, remember that our repair and customization services can turn underperforming pens into reliable every day writers.
OMAS Ogiva Cocktail Limited Editions
The follow-up to last year's popular Alba series, the new OMAS Ogiva Cocktail Limited Editions will be arriving in September 2015. Just 327 numbered pieces in each semi-translucent cotton resin finish will be made available - Bloody Mary, Blue Angel, and Vodka Yellow. Each pen is provided with your choice of 18k solid gold rhodium-plated nib in Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, Broad, Extra Broad, Stock Stub, or Stock Italic., or with14k solid gold rhodium-plated nib in Extra Fine Extra Flessible, Fine Extra Flessible, or Medium Extra Flessible. Retail price for each pen is $495, with our sale price $396. Quantities will be extremely limited, and we are now accepting pre-orders - you will not be charged until your pen is ready to ship.
New Sailor Storia Pigment Inks
Inspired by the vibrant, playful colors of the circus, Sailor Storia Pigment Inks are newly arrived and now available for order. Each 30 ml bottle is $24.00.
Sailor Pro Gear Slim Starburst Galaxy
Arriving in November 2015, the new Sailor Pro Gear Slim Starburst Galaxy is being made available in just 500 pieces. Available with your choice of solid gold 14k rhodium-plated nib in Extra Fine, Fine, Medium-Fine, Medium, Broad, Music, or Zoom, this pen is now available for pre-order. Retail $250, our price $199.
Sale! Platinum Century Nice Pur Limited Edition
For a limited time only, Platinum is offering special sale pricing on the 3776 Century Nice Pur Limited Edition fountain pen.
Available in just 2000 numbered pieces worldwide, this stylish demonstrator pen is provided with your choice of solid gold 14k rhodium-plated nib in Fine, Fine-Medium, Medium, or Broad. Already a value at the suggested retail price of $250, with our usual sale price $199, Platinum is authorizing us to make these pens available for a short period of time at the special sale price of just $159.
Classic Fountain Pens
Sailor Pro Gear Realo
Red and Black Limited Edition
Classic Fountain Pens celebrates our 20th year in business with a pen inspired by the classics - a limited edition Sailor Pro Gear Realo in Red and Black in just 88 numbered pieces worldwide. Available exclusively from us, this marks the first time that the piston-filling Realo has been produced in this color combination.
The Red and Black is provided with your choice of solid gold 21k nib in Extra Fine, Fine, Medium-Fine, Medium, Broad, Music or Zoom, and can also be furnished with Sailor Specialty Nibs at an added premium. Retail $650, our price $495 each for a limited time only.
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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