Lot 014: Omas Tassili Fountain Pen

$440.00

Out of stock

Description

Omas Tassili fountain pen. Dark brown vegetal resin body with a rolled gold band. Bronze cap. As the included literature explains, “the design of the pen cap perfectly retraces part of the drawings found in the Tassili caves in Africa dated before 4000 B.C.” The end of the cap bears the logo of the XIII International Convention of Prehistoric and Protohistoric sciences, which this collection was developed in honor of. 18K gold nib. Limited Edition: 465/1500. Display box, booklet.

From the collection of Horst Rechelbacher. Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda, used and loved his pens as tools of his trade, using them to run his company and write his books. Rechelbacher used his company and books to pioneer the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics, permanently altering the beauty industry. The acquisition of this pen creates a concrete connection between the owner and one of America’s greatest entrepreneurs.

Condition: Pen has been inked. Some slight wear to the display box.

SKU: 00244

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