Ancora is founded by Giuseppe Zanini in 1919, who is one of the earliest pen makers in Italy to create perfect pens in his own factory, Ancora pens are meticulously made by hand till this day. At present, same as before, Ancora brand is associated with the best Italian traditions merged with the history of legendary pens. The production site of Ancora pens is still located in Italy near Milan.
A distinctive feature of the company is that it prefers to make nibs for pens by its own workers using 18K gold. The balance between modern technologies used in production and traditional decoration
of pen barrels with precious metals, gemstones and handled sea shells lets Ancora create pieces of pure art that are so highly valued by the owners and collectors all over the world.
The giant panda is perhaps the most powerful symbol in the world when it comes to species conservation. The Giant Panda or Bey –Shong, (white bear in Chinese) is a very ancient and rare endangered animal that lives in the mountains of Yandao province. The Giant Pandas have been mentioned in the most ancient of the known Chinese texts written over 2700 years ago. Adored around the world, the distinctive black and white animal is a national treasure in China and has been the symbol of WWF since its formation in 1961. While its numbers are slowly increasing, the giant panda remains one of the rarest and most endangered bears in the world. This beautiful pen is made of Acrylic resin, thermal print, brass,gold plated, 18 K nib
This collection is limited to 88 pieces worldwide
Length with cap posted: 17.5 cm
Length with cap close: 14cm
Central circumference: 5 cm
weight - 63 grm
System: Fountain pen uses international ink cartridge or converter
Nib type: 18K gold nib
Conditions: New in box with original international warranty and packaging