Retro 51 Tornado Vintage Metropolitan Fountain Pen in Tudor Armor - Extra Fine. It was designed for George Clifford, Third Earl of Cumberland and an illustrious Knight of the Garter as of 1592, for field and tournament use. This fountain pen replicates the original artisan's decorative craftmanship with Queen Elizabeth I's family emblem, the Tudor rose, the French fleur-de-lis (then part of the English arms), and two Es back-to-back (Elizabeth's cipher) printed over the brass barrel and complete with polished brass trim. Each pen has been numbered on the top ring and loaded in The Met licensed packaging tube that doubles as a pen stand when it's not in use. Retro 51 Tornado Metropolitan Tudor Armor Fountainl Pen Specifications.
Each piece is numbered but not limited to a particular number of total pieces in this edition. Finish: Gloss coating on barrel with printed details from the suit of armor (1586).Metropolitan Logo printed on the top disc. Nib: #6 size stainless steel nib made by Jowo (Germany). Filling System: International Cartridge or Converter (Both included). Pen Length Closed, Capped: 5.38 in. Pen Length Open (Uncapped): 4.96 in. Pen Length Open (Cap Posted): 6.2 in. Pen Diameter Body: 0.46 in. Pen Diameter Grip Section: 0.36 in.
Total Weight: 1.1oz / 31.18g. We are an authorized dealer for all the brands we carry. We do not sell imitations of any sort and only carry genuine, original brand name writing instruments and accessories. Please refer to your local import laws for details.
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