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  • Cigar Alianti ballpoint pen, tree of heaven, gold plated

    £35.00
    This Cigar style pen has an attractive chunky feel and is made from beautiful Tree of Heaven wood and premium gold plated components. It has a wax finish to compliment the natural properties of the wood.

    The name Tree of Heaven is derived from the Ambonese word ailanto, meaning "heaven-tree" or "tree reaching for the sky. The tree was first brought from China to Europe in the 1740s. It was one of the first trees brought west during a time when chinoiserie was dominating European arts, and was hailed as a beautiful garden specimen. In addition to its use as an ornamental plant, the tree of heaven is also used for its wood, medicinal properties.


    Style: Cigar twist ballpoint.

    Material: Tree of Heaven wood barrel. Gold plated components.

    Refill: Parker style

    Length: 14cm

    Cap Diameter: 1.5cm

    Barrel Diameter: 1.35cm

    Weight: 48g