The newest Visconti Homo Sapiens is now available in all black! As before the pen is handmade from basaltic lava from Mt Etna to produce a unique writing instrument with incredible properties. Visconti Homo Sapiens Dark Age Oversized Medium Point Special Features:
- 18kt Dreamtouch nib with ruthenium plating
- Black pvd trim
- Vacuum ink system
- The Lava material is virtually unbreakable : high degree of resilience.
- Flame-proof : heat resistance to over 100 degrees C
- Hygroscopic : absorbs hand sweat during use
- Dense to the Touch : comfortable grip and relaxing to write with
The Homo Sapiens Dark Age collection uses the Visconti Dreamtouch 18kt ruthenium plated nib. The maxi (oversized) uses a "power-filler," vacuum ink system. And the midi (medium) sized fountain pen use a piston-filling system actuated by rotating the blind cap.