An emblematic and timeless hexagonal design which pays tribute to the know-how of the master engraver and reveal the light and shade of the engraving. Since 1953, the Ecridor ballpoint pen has represented the fusion of an authentic, contemporary style with reliability demonstrated by its mechanism emblematic of the Swiss-made precision. The play of light and sparkle reflects the expertise of Caran d’Ache artisans’ in guilloche and polishing, enhancing the pleasure of writing. Its famous hexagonal design is covered with precious metals, making Ecridor a timeless icon of elegance and finesse while being a superb writing companion.
In 1997 Caran D'Ache made this special edition to commemorate Hong Kong's Return to the Motherland China. The body is gold plated and 2 sides of of the hexagonal etched with a congratulatory note in Chinese " CARAN D'ACHE SWITZERLAND CONGRATULATE CHINA ON HONG KONG'S RETURN IN 1991 JULY 1ST"
The sides and the button top of the ballpoint pen are etched with China's state emblem "STAR"
This is an old new stocks which was keep again and come with the original packaging.
Hexagonal brass body, with gold plated finish
Diamond guilloche, inverted V-shape design
Covered with 3 microns of 18 carat gold
Shiny-polished push button and clip
Length: 128 mm
Diameter: 8 mm
System: Ballpoint pen accepts Goliath refills with push button mechanism