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Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) was born in Lucca, Italy. As a young man, he was inspired to become an opera composer after seeing a performance of Verdi's Aida. In 1882, he wrote a one-act opera, Le Villi that caught the attention of Giulio Ricordi, who commissioned a second opera, Edgar, in 1889.
The Delta Giacomo Puccini Special Ltd. Ed. Fountain Pen - Broad Nib is hand turned from a solid bar of a special ruby-red resin and trimmed in solid sterling silver. The cap of the fountain pen is covered by a solid sterling silver sleeve engraved with a design of various size circles portraying sound waves, and a design of music notes highlighted with red enamel. On the top of the cap is a medal in sterling silver featuring Puccini's bust. The clip is made of a special elastic metal alloy to facilitate the position into the pocket. The production of the Special Ltd. Ed. fountain pens are limited to 858 pieces worldwide and are offered with lateral lever filling system. The 18-karat solid gold nib is specially designed and customized. (It is engraved with the design of various size circles portraying sound waves as represented in the pens.) Available in F, M, B, grades. Special order: EEF, EF, BB, OM, OB,OBB & STUB grades. Check availability.
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