A ''PETER THE GREAT'' FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC
This lot is offered without a reserve
A "PETER THE GREAT" FOUNTAIN PEN, BY MONTBLANC
The green resin pen with 18K white gold filigree, the cap accented by a wreath of leaves and circular-cut emeralds, with an 18K gold nib enhanced by the Russian double eagle motif, 1997, 14.4 cm., in its original fitted Montblanc case with papers
Signed Montblanc, no. 658/888
This pen was created in 1997 to celebrate Peter the Great. He promoted the Arts in Russia and it was his plan to build the splendid citadel of St Petersburg.