Visconti Homo Sapiens Evolution - 18kt M nib

Does the Homo Sapiens need any introduction? It's an iconic and unique pen, made with a basaltic resin compound, so you're writing with lava!

This version has a guilloched steel cap, section and piston knob, and the steel clip and trim give it a very different look to the rest of the Homo Sapiens range. The cap is a screw fit rather than the usual hook safe mechanism, and it's a heavier pen than the standard Homo Sapiens as a result of the metal - however the section offsets the piston knob nicely, so it's well balanced.

Filling system:
Vacuum

Dimensions:
Length unposted: approx 135mm
Length posted: approx 170mm

Condition:
Excellent

Blemishes:
None

Replacement Value:
Approx £600

Shipping:
Shipping cost is for UK only. Not available to hire outside the UK.

Packaging:
Pen will be posted in a suitable pen box. Please return in this box.

Choice of ink:
Currently inked with Diamine Onyx Black - if you'd prefer to receive it empty, please let me know. If you receive it empty, please empty and clean it again before returning it.

Country: United Kingdom
Availability check: Available
Brand: Visconti
Pen price (not rental value): £500 - £1000
Pen type: Modern
Nib width: M: Medium
Nib speciality: None
Nib material: Gold

Public discussion (3)

Nik S

8 months ago

Please send the pen uninked.

Eadwine B

8 months ago

Hi Nik, it's on hire at the moment. I'll let you know when it's back

Nik S

8 months ago

Thanks. Having trouble with Paypal so will need to get that sorted first.

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