This pen is the Ruthenium version of the pen. This was a prototype. Made prior to the edition release. Normally Prototypes are not working. But this one was. It has a box and warranty and is in perfect condition. It says “Proto” on the side of it. It has a Broad nib.
The “Arte Italiana Collection” is a tribute to the original twelve faceted model designed by Armando Simoni in 1930, made with modern materials and finish. The design resembles a twelve sided Doric column, and provide a precise grip to enhance the pleasure of writing. The Arte Italiana Collection is the perfect combination of refinement and practicality.
The Arco Verde was crafted from precious celluloid and available in 3 different trims; Gold, Silver or Ruthenium. This limited Edition was Limited to 80 pens in each trim worldwide. The MSRP on this pen is $995.