Pen connoisseurs everywhere will love this eye-catching diamond encrusted fountain pen – the first of a strictly limited collection of handcrafted jewelled masterpieces by Graf von Faber-Castell.
This decadent writing instrument is dressed with 60 gems – 58 of which are diamonds – with a combined weight of 4.6 carats. The barrel has been cast in solid 18 carat gold. Two Brazilian Madeira citrines shine at the cap and the end of the barrel, which is crowned with hand-set diamonds.
The pen cap and end cap and all other metal parts are 24 carat gold plated, while the 18 carat bi-colour gold nib has been run in by hand to ensure smooth and even ink flow.
Upon purchase, you also receive a certificate on the weight, carat and numbering, signed by Count Anton-Wolfgang von Faber-Castell himself. The ‘Pen of the Year 2012 Diamond Edition’ fetches for a cool £60,000 at Harrods.
Graf von Faber-Castell also offers a tidy Desk Accessories Gift Box for £995, which is made of the finest Italian calfskin in your choice of brown or black. It holds a selection of six stylish accessories, including letter opener, notepad holder and pen holder to store your beautiful writing jewels. There’s also space for a pen tray, six Guilloche pencils in an elegant sliding case and a desk pad.
Perfect for a slick study.
www.harrods.com / www.graf-von-faber-castell.com
By Reena Patel