Name: Vintage OMAS A.M 87 Special Edition Fountain Pen for Stilo Fetti
Maker: OMAS, Italy, c1990s
Colour: Green Briarwood with Greek Key Cap Band
Material: Acrylic / Gold Trim
Nib: 14k Gold OMAS 585 Nib - Extra Fine
Filling System: Piston Filler
Condition: Serviced, Excellent
This rare and eye-catching pen is a special edition produced by OMAS for 'Stilo Fetti' the legendary pen specialists whose shop in central Rome has been serving customers for nearly 100 years.
The edition is an Omas A.M 87, produced by OMAS in the 1990's as a tribute to the OMAS Founder Armando Simoni. This range comprised of a range of colours and finishes, the more sought-after were the briarwood finishes, including chestnut, green and blue. This is a rare and treasured special edition green briarwood colour produced exclusively for Stilo Fetti.
It is the classic cigar or torpedo shape, a full 'oversized' fountain pen measuring in at 146mm capped, with a piston filler and 14k gold EF nib, do checkout the writing sample in the photo gallery
There are no major imperfections to note, no splits cracks or engravings.
The pen shows light surface wear throughout, and a blemish to the finish on the barrel (see photo 8)
The blind cap closes just fractionally out of alignment with the barrel, we're talking a fraction of a millimetre, but nonetheless worth mentioning.
Length capped: 146mm
Length posted: 179mm
Barrel diameter: 13mm
Cap diameter: 15mm