Asia Limited Edition 888 Fountain Pen (#049/888) F. 18C - 750 Fine (F) nib. The Pelikan's Kirin is the 5th and the final piece of the entire Pelikan Asia LE, they started off with the Dynasty, Phoenix, White Tiger, Xuan Wu and at last the KIRIN. The Kirin is described as the mythical animal with a Dragon head, snout of a pig, horns of deer, back of a tiger, waist of a bear, with body covered with scales; exuding an aura of mysticism with power to ward of evil. Legend has it that the KIRIN was also very closely linked with the great philosopher Confucius.When his mother was carrying him in her womb, she met with a KIRIN in the woods. From the mouth of the KIRIN came forth a small piece of jade tablet with the word "Wen" (knowledge) inscribed; foretelling the imminent birth of a very special individual.
The fountain pen comes with the carved sleeve made of gold plated 925 Sterling Silver and the Yellow color on both the cap and nib section signifies the color of the imperial yellow which the Kirin is often used as the symbol of mandate and knowledge. Pen is new and never been used.The fountain pen has never been dipped nor inked. Comes with original wooden box and all papers and packaging as shown above. We use only high quality materials such as double wall cardboard boxes, extra large buble wrap, polypropylene packaging tape, pvc pipe with high resistance. The attached photographs are to be considered part of the description. We are at your disposal for any further information. We usually reply messages within the same day, but please allow do bear in mind that our time zone differences might cause a slight delay. The item "PELIKAN M800 (old style) Kirin Asia Limited Edition 888 Fountain Pen #049/888 F" is in sale since Tuesday, February 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Pelikan". The seller is "erfobay" and is located in Paris.
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