Aurora Hastil fountain pen and matching ballpen, Italy, c.1980, designed by Marco Zanuso. The Hastil model is one of the most important pieces of Italian creative design in the world. It represents the original line and the possibilities of forms that Aurora has for its writing instruments. They have a cylinder metallic body, and an ink-filling system called the Idrograph. Due to its unique design, the Hastill is shown at the Industrial Design Department of the Museum of Modern Art of New York (the MOMA).This set is finished with Gold plating and godron pattern, both pieces have Aurora engraved in black enamel on the cap lip, spring loaded gold plated clips that fits flush with the cap. The fountain pen has the serial number DFM320 engraved on the grip,  it has insets at the end of the barrel that keep the cap from ever touching the barrel when it's posted, nib is 14 Kt solid gold nib, medium point, filling with the original Idrograph converter. In original box which presents a stain and storage marks. The fountain pen and ball pen are mint or near mint. Very scarce set #1757 $USD 230

Cross Townsend, USA, sturdy pen, highly polished chrome plated, 23 karat gold plated clip, ends and double cap band, stainless steel gold plated nib medium point. Cartridge or converter (included) filling. Sturdy pen, 5-15/16" capped, and 6-5/16" open with posted cap. Mint in original box with cartridges box, converter and paperwork. #2721 $USD 160
Colibri, USA, c. 1990s, fountain pen glossy black lacquer and gold plated clip, band and trims, steel bicolor nib, medium point, cartridge filler (international standard). Good weight and balance. Slight plating loss on the section ring besides de nib, otherwise excellent.  In 1974, for the James Bond film The Man with the Golden Gun, Colibri supplied the golden gun, which was constructed from a Molectric 88 lighter, cufflinks, cigarette case and fountain pen #2733 $USD 45
Inkograph, USA, c. 1930, bright jade, clip and two gold filled bands (one on the top probably missing), big 14 kt solid gold nib Waterman´s  Canada, medium-fine flexible point, lever filler, length capped 5 5/16”, posted over 6 ½”. Minimal brassing, oversize pen, excellent colour. #738 $USD 95