17 May 2001
SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE
This lot is offered without a reserve
A MEISSEN PORCELAIN "YEAR OF THE DRAGON" FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC
The white porcelain Chinese motif fountain pen with a hand painted orange dragon to the cap and gold plated trim, with an 18k gold nib engraved with the Chinese symbol for the year of the Golden Dragon, 2000, 14.0 cm., in its original Montblanc fitted case
Signed Montblanc, no. 682/888
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This pen was created in 2000 to celebrate the Year of the Golden Dragon. This most flamboyant of the twelve signs of the Chinese Zodiac has always been the symbol of the Chinese imperial family.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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