Oblique Dip pen in Iroko from Phoenix Wharf Plymouth
Stunning oblique dip pen made in Tropical African Iroko wood. The natural feel and warmth of the wood makes this pen a pleasure to use.
The wood in this pen was taken from Phoenix Wharf Plymouth during the ongoing restoration in preparation for the Mayflower 400 celebrations in the city in 2020.
The Emigration Depot in Plymouth was constructed in 1847. Phoenix Wharf was used from 1847 for over 50 years to allow the loading of passengers bound for a new life in America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The Emigration depot was one of the most popular in the uK as it had some of the best facilities to house up to around one thousand emigrants while awaiting passage. At its height a record of 1800 people left in a single week.
The nib holder is set for the smaller sized nibs specifically for the
The pen will be supplied with a Brause 66EF nib.
The pen will be shipped in the recyclable card case as pictured.