The ash tree exudes a sugary substance that, it has been suggested, was fermented to create the Norse Mead of Inspiration. In Norse mythology, Yggdrasill was often seen as a giant ash tree. Elsewhere in Europe, snakes were said to be repelled by ash leaves or a circle drawn by an ash branch. Irish folklore claims that shadows from an ash tree would damage crops. In Cheshire, it was said that ash could be used to cure warts and rickets. The pen is adorned with chrome plated components and has a wax finish to highlight the natural properties of the wood.
Style: European twist ballpoint.
Material: English ash, gold plated components.
Refill: Cross style