Year 2005 is the 400th anniversary of the first edition of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra's work, published in 1605: "EL INGENIOSO HIDALGO DON QUIJOTE DE LA MANCHA" (the clever gentleman Don Chisciotte de La Mancia).
La penna Don Quijote
In collaboration with Castilla La Mancha region, Spanish Institutions and the famous Sanz bookshop in Albacete, Spain, the Don Quijote collection is born in Delta laboratories, made in special resin, hand turned from solid bar, with sterling silver trims.
The green pen barrel (1KS version) is covered with a low-relief etched sterling silver sheet, that represents Don Quijote and his adventures.
The clip is lance shaped, made in burnished sterling silver, in both the version, 1K and 1KS; in the celebration version it's gold plated.
The cap top is covered by the "palancana" (typical hat) in rhodiated metal or gold plated, depending of the version.
18 Kt gold nib, platinum plated, personalized with a detail of Don Quijote's story,available as: EEF, EF, F, M, B, BB, OM, OB, OBB and STUB.
605 fountain pens 1KS
1605 fountain pens 1K
40 fountain pens Celebration