This is a unique hand turned cocobolo fountain pen. This fountain pen was turned on lathe and finished with natural oils and durable wax. Metal parts' and nib color is golden. Standart blue ink cartridge is provided, ink converter can also be used. This pen comes with a black cardboard box and a full story of the wood, its origin, scientific name and ethnographic facts.Cocobolo latin dalbergia retusa hemsl. , grows on the northern pacific coast of nicaragua.
This tree was first described in 1878 by a famous british traveler and royal gardens botanist william hemsley, whose surname now adorns the latin name of the species. Cocobolos' alburnum is gray, a perfect contrast to the incredibly variegated core wood - like a kaleidoscope, its colors range from dark orange to deep red, along with brown, black and even purple spots.