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Through its Chinese Calendar collection, the Maison Caran d’Ache brings new life to the legends behind the symbols in the Chinese Zodiac. The “Year of the Rat” limited edition is part of this line of exceptional writing instruments, celebrating the Chinese Year of the Rat in 2020. 1st animal in the Chinese Zodiac cycle, the rat symbolises ingenuity, the desire to confront challenges and good fortune. Those born under the rat have an aptitude for organisation and can expect a smooth and prosperous year ahead.
TYPE OF WRITING INSTRUMENT
Fountain Pen
Dimensions: closed cap 138.4 mm; without cap 125 mm;
cap at the back 160.2 mm

BODY
Body in glossy black polished Chinese lacquer
Rat’s tail in blue lacquer
Calligraphic depiction of the Rat
Caran d’Ache red Chinese seal
“Chinese lacquer” engraved in Chinese on the tip
Ring engraved with Caran d’Ache and Swiss Made logos

WRITING BLOCK
Gold-plated
Two engraved depictions of the Rat

CAP, CLIP, BUTTON
Cap in glossy black polished Chinese lacquer
Rat’s body depicted in blue lacquer
Gold-plated clip and button

FOUNTAIN PEN NIB
18 carat yellow gold nib, hand-polished
Available in size M, other nib sizes available upon request

NUMBERING
Number “xxx/888” engraved on the top of the cap
888: Chinese lucky number and symbol of ultimate balance

CARTRIDGES AND REFILLS
Supplied with two blue ink cartridges
Supplied with a piston pump

LEGAL STANDARDS
Swiss Made

PRODUCT REFERENCE
Ref. 5092.056
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Our colour and writing products are manufactured in our workshops in Geneva since 1915.

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