Tag: Celluloid

Italian fountain pen manufacturer, Tibaldi, doesn’t have the name recognition of other, more popular, Italian brands like Aurora, OMAS, or Visconti. When it is spoken of these days, it is almost always in reference to a particular celluloid that was …

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As my collection continues to grow, I find myself often getting “duplicates” of pens I really like: multiples of the same model of pen in different colors or finishes. I don’t really see the point of doing a full-blown re-review …

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  I met Carl Fisher and was introduced to his company, Fisher of Pens, for the first time at the Washington DC Pen Show in August of 2016. He and his lovely wife were sitting behind a table in the lobby …

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Over the last several years, I’ve had the opportunity to use several pens from the Italian pen maker, Montegrappa. It’s a brand that is well-known in the community, but despite that, doesn’t seem to have a huge top-of-mind presence among …

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Material: Ebonite & Celluloid Nib: Steel Oblique Broad Appointments: Silver Filling System: Standard International Cartridge/Converter Length (Capped): 149mm Length (Uncapped): 134.6mm Length (Posted): 173.5mm Section Diameter: 12.4mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.4mm Cap Max Diameter: 16.5mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 16g …

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Edited to correct some information about how this models differs from other Dolcevita models. Material: Celluloid and Acrylic Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Steel Filling System: Piston Length (Capped): 141.4mm Length (Uncapped): 129.3mm Length (Posted): 173mm Section Diameter: 13.6mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.6mm Cap …

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Material: Celluloid Nib: 14k Gold? Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Piston-filler Length (Capped): 123.4mm Length (Uncapped): 108.5mm Length (Posted): 139.8mm Section Diameter: 8mm Barrel Max Diameter: 9.8mm Cap Max Diameter: 11mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 8g Weight, Capped (with ink and/or …

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Material: Auroloide (Cellulose Acetate) Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Piston-filler Length (Capped): 127mm Length (Uncapped): 123.4mm Length (Posted): 153.3 Section Diameter: 11.5mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.3mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.5mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 14g Weight, Capped (with …

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