Anniversario is the first (and only) Limited Edition made by Columbus, for celebrating 90 years from foundation.
In 1918 the brothers Alfredo and Eugenio Verga created the Columbus brand and formed a Company based in Milano for "production and manufacturing and comemrce of fountain pens, nibs, ink and stationery items".
The Anniversary pen
only 190 pieces
Sterling silver craftmade cap and body, with conical shape, decored with Guilloché engraving, inspired by the typical 1930s Columbus pens' finishes: geometrical greek all over its length in polished/mat contrast on a linedrawing background.
Screw closing, personalized central band, engraved with classic Columbus logo, and a simple, linear spring clip with a decorative line in black lacquer.
The cap top, which is colored with black lacquer as well, is decorated with a laurel crown, which surrounds the two anniversary's dates.
18 Kt white gold nib, iridium point, carefully engraved with Columbus traditional decorations. M tip only.
Piston filling system, with transparent ink window.Size:
Length closed: mm. 148
Open, with cap back: mm. 178
Weight: gr. 68
The serial number is engraved on the pen bottom.
The pen comes in black case, with a bottle of Columbus black ink.