Amazing dark wood over 4,000 years old! Gorgeous grain to the wood brought out by careful turning and polishing! Please enlarge pictures to appreciate!
5-3/4 long x 11/16 wide. Dramatic and beautifully detailed Dragon in this impressive Fountain pen. Great attention is given to the exquisite details of the dragon.
The clip is a full body, mighty crouching Chinese dragon. The band features a dragon claw grasping the center - a sign of strength and willpower. The pen tip and end cap are covered in the armored scales of the dragon; scales can be seen as a sign of protection.And the Tigers Eye crystal on the end, known to be very effective for instilling courage, strength of will and self-confidence - gripped in place by additional talons. Ancient Bog Oak is from the fens in England. It is between 4-6,000 years old. Thousands of years ago, this wood was buried in peat bogs which preserved them from decay.
Bog Oak is in the earliest stages of fossilization. If left untouched for millions of years it would form into coal and lignite. Its dark brown color is an effect of the tannins in acidic water which stain the wood. The item "Ancient Bog Oak Wood Antique Pewter Dragon Fountain Pen Hand Made" is in sale since Monday, June 26, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Ballpoint Pens\Handmade Pens". The seller is "justsayitsold" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.