Why a limited edition about Charles de Gaulle?
This pen was manufactured by J.Herbin for the 3Oth birthday of his death and the 110th birthday of his birth.
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It is similar to the fountain pens used by the General during the years 50.It was a limited edition.
Each pen is provided with its booklet of authenticity but without its box.
This pen was manufactured on behalf of the oldest manufacturer of ink in France (always in activity), the company J.Herbin
This pen measures nearly 14 cm. The body is made of black resin on a brass base. The body contains the signature of Charles de Gaulle and the single number of each pen.The top of the cap is made of fine gold with another signature of Charles de Gaulle. 2 stars (Brigadier general) are on the clip which is made of bronze and fine gold (details of oaks ) The nib is made of 18 carats gold engraved with a rhodium Cross of Lorraine. This nib was manufactured by the mark Bock. The feed is made of hard rubber.
A free box of cartridges is offered with this pen and you can choose within a choice of three nib sizes: fine,medium,large. ( The medium is a medium ++, the fine is somewhere between a real fine and a medium size )