The pen is handmade from clear stabilizedbox elderburl. Box elder burls yield a very peculiar and highly figured wood prized for its beauty and rarity. The burl is injected under pressure with clear resin to further enhance and stabilize the wood and is then sanded and polished to a glass like finish. The pen hardware is 24kt gold plated. The el grande fountain pen has a beautiful, yet simple, bold design.
It's robust size fits comfortably in the hand and is surprisingly light. It features a styled straight clip, a center ring with gold highlights and black flattened ends. This pen is sure to please any one who appreciates a finely designed writing instrument. The el grandeincludes a german iridium tipped nib and includes both a siphon pump and blue ink cartridge.
There is no finer gift to others or yourself than a stunningly beautiful, totally unique (the only one in the world), handmade quality utilitarian object that will be treasured and used for a lifetime.