Rouge et Noir was first manufactured in the year 1906. In those times, this pen made waves for its advancement in terms of nib which was no longer required to dip in the ink to write. Montblanc Heritage Collection Rouge et Noir Special Edition Coral Fountain Pen is actually a way to celebrate Rouge et Noir and its existence for more than 110 years. The look and details have changed if you will compare it with the original pen. The new one is slimmer and a bit longer. The barrel and cap are made up of coral precious resin. The most attractive feature of Montblanc Heritage Collection Rouge et Noir Special Edition Coral Fountain Pen is its snake clip. This snake clip gives the pen a true vintage look and is completed with two snake eye as well.
The clip is made up of an alloy metal. Post the making of the clip, it has been stamped in a particular way and then aged by using a never heard before the galvanic and stripping process. It is a piston fountain pen with a handcrafted nib made up of 18k gold. This nib is made up of gold and then coated with rhodium in order to get the final product with snake design on it.
The cap of ‘Montblanc Heritage Collection Rouge et Noir Special Edition Coral Fountain Pen’ is coral coloured resin and the famous Montblanc brand shape (that is a star) is there on the cap made up of coral and ivory coloured resin. To say the least, this pen is very beautiful and has got a royal vintage yet modern look to it. A must have for everyone who believes in writing with luxury.
Various refill options for this pen are Mystery Black, Royal Blue, Midnight Blue, Burgundy Red, Corn Poppy Red, Oyster Grey, Lavender Purple and Toffee Brown.