It has a heavy gold-over-sterling (vermeil) clip and all gold accents. It is a piston-fill pen with visible ink reserve, and is fitted with a Pelikan two-tone 18 karat solid gold Medium (M) nib. This pen is mint in Oriental carved burl wood box, in cloth bag, in sleeve (worn), in box with all papers. This Limited Edition of Xuan Wu continues the distinguished tradition of our installments of Golden Dynasty (Dragon), Golden Pheonix, White Tiger in chronicling China's great legends. According to Chinese mythology, there are four auspicious celestial animals: dragon, bird, tiger and turtle.As highly revered deities they are also the zodiac signs for the four cardinal directions. With Xuan Wu Pelikan shows the deity of the northern sphere, the element of water. According to its constellation, it resembles the mythical creature which is part snake and part turtle. Respected for valor and martial skill, it taverses heaven and earth and is venerated by all things living.
It exorcises evil and banishes transgressors so that the good may live in peace and good health. Xuyan Wu, is also a water diety. It is said, from the legend of old, that if one were to possess a rare tortoise, it will bestow immense fortune on its keeper.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) Xuan Wu Asia Limited Edition 888 Fountain Pen 120/888 M" 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. This item can be shipped worldwide.