As the fountain pen has moved from an everyday tool to an esoteric analogue writing instrument used mainly by hobbyists and collectors to, in some cases, luxury good, many luxury brands have worked to integrate fountain pens into their offerings. …

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  Material: Makrolon™ Nib: 14k Gold, Medium Appointments: Brushed Steel(?) Filling System: Piston Filler Length (Capped): 139mm Length (Uncapped): 124mm Length (Posted): 153mm Section Diameter: 8.8-13mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13mm Cap Max Diameter: 14mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): …

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  Material: Resin Nib: 14k Gold, Medium Appointments: Gold-plated Filling System: Converter/Cartridge (Platinum Proprietary) Length (Capped): 138mm Length (Uncapped): 119mm Length (Posted): 154mm Section Diameter: 10.5mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.4mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): …

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Length (Capped): 137.3mm Length (Uncapped): 124.5mm Length (Posted) 162.8mm Diameter (Section): 10.5 Diameter (Barrel): 12.9 Diameter (Cap): 13.2 Weight (Unposted/Uncapped): 18g Weight (Posted/Capped): 29g   This little stunner of a pen is from the Italian maker, Omas.  As I get …

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