Lot 100 of 342:
MONTEGRAPPA Sterling ETERNAL BIRD Rollerball, ARTIST'S PROOF  

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Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,600

Title:
Eternal Bird Sterling Silver Limited Edition Rollerball Pen * ARTIST'S PROOF
Author:
Montegrappa
Place:
Italy
Publisher:
Date:
2005
Description:

Created in 2005 as a companion piece to the 1995 Dragon pen, Montegrappa's Eternal Bird rollerball is a tribute to Feng Huang (the phoenix),  the immortal bird of legend which rises, reborn, from its own ashes. Marbled red celluloid, sterling silver phoenix overlay, ruby eyes. The exceedingly rare PdA ("Prova d'Autore") artist's proofs that Montegrappa made for some of their most exclusive designs represent the company's most desirable iterations. They were never sold in stores and were only offered privately to Montegrappa's most esteemed clients. Outer box, lacquered wood display box, chamois, refill, booklet (numbered "PdA"), usage guide. Limited Edition: PdA ("Prova d'Autore", or Artist's Proof), preceding the regular limited edition of 500 examples . Excellent condition.

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Item number:
300293a
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