Pelikan - Fountain pen

Pelikan - Fountain pen
Germany - After 2000 - As new - unused

Pelikan Genesis of the Olympia limited edition # 622/776.

Cap, section and turning knob in terra cotta coloured resin.
Barrel of 925 vermeil in the magnificent Toledo style.
18 ct. gold nib M indicated on the nib, but looks F if compared with other brands.
Gold-plated trim. Gold tarnishing at the clip-ring as a result of prolonged storage, can be polished away.
Piston filler.
Dimensions: length capped: 14 cm, length cap posted: 16.5 cm, diameter cap: 14.91 mm, diameter barrel: 13.47 mm, weight pen: 39.44, weight cap: 9.12.

Designated to commemorate the first ever Olympic Games, held in 776 B.C.
Whence only 776 pens were made. The first 13 Olympiads featured only one event, the one stadium race. The pen features a picture of three runners, which was taken from a historical terra cotta amphora.
The outer box is missing. The inner box is heavy, made of synthetic material in the form of an Olympian stadium. Complete paperwork.
The pen was never inked.

Lot details
Fountain pen
Model / Type
Genesis of the Olympiad limited edition
After 2000
resin, 925 vermeil, 18 kt gold
Manufacturer/ Brand
Country of Origin
As new - unused
In working order
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