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 pens of this collection are dedicated to famous Spanish architect Antonio Gaudi. The words of the great architect can be understood by looking at the cap that reminds the bizarre tower El Capriccio, designed by Gaudí. "Modern" style, typical of most of his works, is repeated in tapered wave guide transition of the "Gaudi 150th Anniversary" pen's barrel. The beautiful pen is made of Acrylic resin, silver, gold plated, hand painted on nacreous mosaic, 18 K gold nib.
This collection is limited to 100 pieces worldwide
Length with cap posted: 17 cm
Length with cap close: 13.9 cm
Central circumference: 5 cm
weight - 45 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