This Handcrafted, Wood, "Book of Nib" Compact Dip Pen Set includes the pictured 62 different Dip Pen Nibs, The Handcrafted "Book" Case, & One Handcrafted Solid Ebony Nib Holders; also included are 10 Manuscript Nib Reservoirs, a "Nib Map" document, Care/Maintenance/Use Documentation, and Photo Certification for all of the Handcrafted Items within this set. Style: Custom / Freehand /Straight nib holder. Color: Natural Wood with Clear Natural Lacquer Finish. Finish: Natural, Hand Made Lacquer (French Polish). Dimensions: 6 inches Long (15.24 cm) x 0.33 inches (8.5 mm) Diameter Grip x 0.59 inches (15.1 mm) Widest Diameter x 0.14 inches (3.5 mm) Smallest Diameter x 0.31 ounces (9 g).
Description: Solid, Natural Materials = Gabon Ebony. Additional Notes: This pen was created from Solid Ebony specifically for this dip pen set; they were designed during the lathe process. The 62 different nibs included within this set are in new and unused, mint to near-mint condition; they are of mixed age, from brand new to antique in manufacture dates.
The flexibility of the nibs in this set range from Very Flexible to Moderately Stiff, and the point range is from Very Fine to 5 mm broad point. The nibs included within this set will provide for most aspects of calligraphy work that can be done with dip pens. The wood framed case that houses this set is completely handmade within my shop from materials of exceptional quality, and lasting composition.The lid's binding material is a designer fabric of a cotton, woven paisley print that has been stretched over and glued to a wood paneling; the interior fabric is a Crimson Velveteen; the black elastic banding used to hold the nibs in place is a commercial grade elastic; the frame of this case is solid Sycamore, and it has been lacquered with my hand crafted lacquer in a clear French Polish application after being cut, assembled, and finished in my shop. The outer dimensions of the set when closed are approximately 8" (20.32 cm) deep x 5" (12.7 cm) wide x 1.25 (3.175 cm) high. This set was designed to be compact and highly portable, as well as durable. The specific breakdown of nibs, in the order of their placement within the set, is as follows. Row 1/Top Row (Left to Right): One D. One Baignol & Farjon Velleda. One Baignol & Farjon #803. One Baignol & Farjon #3600. Row 2 (Left to Right). One Cameron & McNiven Waverly Pen. One William Perry Balanced Spring. One Herman Muller Liepzig #720. One Esterbrook #788 Oval Point. One Baignol & Farjon #298.
Pen: Serial # P20196040222SZZZ With One Brause "Rose" Nib - Very Flexible/Fine Point 0.3 mm. Row 3 (Left to Right): One D.
Row 4 (Left to Right). Myers & Son #1896 Post Office Pen. Hughes #312 White Horse Pen.One Esterbrook #794 School Pen. One Esterbrook #815 Fine Flexible. One Esterbrook #128 Straight Amalgam.
Row 5/Last Row (Left to Right). One Esterbrook #314 Relief Pen. One Esterbrook #239 Chancellor Pen. The item "62 Nib Calligraphy Dip Pen Set Book of Nib, Sycamore Framed Case with Ebony Pen" is in sale since Friday, March 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Other Fountain Pens".The seller is "mdminsdca" and is located in Alpine, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.