Name: Leonardo Officina Italiana Messenger Fountain Pen
Maker: Leonardo Pens, Italy
Colour: Verde Green
Material: Resin / Metal Trim
Nib: #6 Steel Nib - Medium
Filling System: Ink Converter / Cartridge Compatible
Leonardo pens create handturned pens in Italy from bars of precious resin. Great pride and inspiration has been taken from the great classics of Italian fountain pens redesigned into modern models with the addition of contemporary technologies and workmanship.
Messenger marks not only the first release of 2020, but also the 4th model of Leonardo Officina Italiana. It is worked by hand from a solid semi transparent resin bar. The green color features shallow accents and shadows. The pattern of each pen is unique. Different form the materials used on other Leonardo models is that now the material is not completely opaque.
The colors are accentuated by the rhodium platted trims of the pen. The Messengers comes with redesigned trims (clip, cap ring, section threads). The vintage shape with flat ends is combined with a vibrant and contrasting colors. A special pen offered in a limited edition of 366 pieces for each color, now sold out in green
This is example is in mint condition, No.5 of 366complete with box, sleeves and ink converter. Gorgeous green opaque resin with a lovely soft medium nib.
There are no major imperfections to note, no chips splits or engravings. Only signs of the pen having been inked and a spot of white on the box. Otherwise a perfect example.
The natural pairing for this pen would be one of our lovely green inks, browse our full range of inks here
Length capped: 146mm
Length posted: 175mm
Cap length: 63mm
Barrel diameter: 14.5mm
Cap diameter: 15mm