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Graf Von Faber-Castell Pen Of The Year 2011


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#1 La Couronne du Comte

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 07:20

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Hi All,

We have finally received the Pen of the Year 2011 by Graf von Faber-Castell, a real beauty!

More info on the pen can be found by clicking here!

Best regards,

Dennis van de Graaf

La Couronne du Comte - www.lacouronneducomte.nl
La Couronne du Comte is specialized in selling luxurious, stylish and functional writing instruments, leather ware and accessories. Our main focus is on fountain pens and we sell them of various brands, from small prices to highly exclusive editions.

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 07:48

I love that! :thumbup:

"...The platinum-plated end cap protects the twist knob for the filling mechanism. "

Ahemwuzzizzat??? It is a piston filler? Wow... I was already wondering about the blue band... but why of why the ink window is blue? Blue blood in a noble pen (regardless of the actual color inside)? Lots of questions this morning...
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#3 MidnightBlue

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Posted 09 May 2011 - 01:59

Fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Thanks.....and a fantastic price too.

Edited by MidnightBlue, 09 May 2011 - 02:00.


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Posted 10 May 2011 - 01:14

Just a bump for others to see the beauty of this. Thanks

#5 MidnightBlue

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Posted 11 May 2011 - 04:11

So little reaction to this beauty astounds me.............and yet people wax lyrical about the underwhelming 149????????!!!!!!!!!!!can't figure it out!Thanks

#6 JonSzanto

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Posted 11 May 2011 - 04:36

I was already wondering about the blue band... but why of why the ink window is blue?

Maybe it is just a window and the pen is loaded with blue ink? Well, I'll never find out for myself, as this is definitely out of my league, price-wise.
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