Ooh. It's like a brand new box of crayons - for grownups :-)
Goulet Pens Blog: Thursday Things: Lucky Red
Omg!!! I miss my calligraphy sets from growing up. What a nice pen! Yard o led Esprit blue fountain pen
A.W. Faber, illustrated price list of lead and colored pencils, 1897. USA. Via Melissa Easton. The complete list online: University of Houston
In the year 1931 Pelikan adopted this technique for the Toledo model with so much success that the design has remained virtually unchanged throughout the years. Today the decorative sleeve is made of one piece in Sterling Silver. It is treated carefully in various different steps until the motive is covered with a layer of gold (or palladium to obtain a silver surface).
Anatomy of a Fountain Pen Infographic, courtesy of Goulet Pens.
Montblanc Princesse Grace de Monaco Ivory Fountain Pen at FahrneysPens.com