Top 10 Most Expensive Pens in the World
Everybody need pens but not all people would buy the most expensive pen. Today pens come in a variety of colours, shapes and assortment. The most common of pens is black and and blue ink. Almost all people has a pen that the function as their writing tools. Here are the list of the top 10 most expensive pen in the world.
10. The Caran d’Ache “1010″ Foundation Pen – $19,000
The Caran d’Ache “1010″ Foundation PenInspiration for the name “1010″ comes from “Ten minutes past ten (10:10),” when the hand on a wristwatch dial the right balance. Made from rhodium-plated silver, which boasts a 1010 pen clip that resembles a wristwatch. The Caran d’Ache’s 1010 Limited edition fountain pen is a tribute to honor the Swiss watch making industry. A decorative balance wheel
9. The Four Season Pen – 36,000
The features of this most expensive pen is 18-carat gold pen, carving class, and state-of-the-art electronic fuel injection pump. The pen Sets launched to celebrate the color and change color over time. Green stands for spring, red for summer, brown for autumn and winter gray to intimate. There are only 33 units built.
8. The Ripple HRH Pen – $57,000
This most expensive pen available in white gold and black. This Ripple HRH pen has double reservoir filling system. The Ripple HRH Limited Edition Visconti pens made of 18K white gold and diamonds and with two-tone 18K gold nib.
7. Mont Blanc Star Pen – $ 150,000
This writing marvel instrument is made with retractable platinum-plated 18K gold nib, 18K white gold barrel and cap set studded with 1,430 brilliant-cut diamonds. Montblanc Boheme Royal fountain pen’s star logo is made of 19 diamonds highlighted with 18k white gold rings and the clip is set with a paramount-cut diamond.
6. Prince Rainier III Limited Edition 81 Pen – $256,010
The Prince Rainer III fountain-pen is made with 18K white gold and adorned with diamonds with ruby-studded. There are 996 diamonds cut with facets and 92 rubies around its exterior while the inner workings are completely visible. There are 19 rubies attacted to the clip ring on the cap as well, while the 18K gold nib is set with two rubies. Priced at US $256,010.
5. The Papillon Pen – $230,410
These limited edition of Papillon pen have been designed to pay respect to one of the most amazing creatures in nature, the Butterfly. Briliantly designed and crafted in the solid white, yellow or rose gold, the Boheme Papillon are studded with over 1,400 sparkling diamonds and sapphires which delicately wrap around the body and onto the internal spring mechanism. Fragile butterflies and Keatsian plant tendrils festoon the cap and the body while the patented signature star-shaped Montblanc Diamond graces the top of the cap.
4. The Fountain Pen – $256,010
This most expensive pen is made of 18K white gold and decorated with diamonds and ruby studded. It is exhibit 996 was cut with side diamonds and 92 rubies around the exterior while the inside really looks. Clip ring on the lid has 19 rubies attached to it while the 18K gold pen set with two rubies.
3. The La Modernista Pen – $265,000
This pen is also featured in GBR. Guinness Book of records 2001 for being the most expensive pen at that time. It was made with 18-carat rhodium-coated gold nib and had a total of 5,072 Wesselton diamonds weighing in at 20-carats, as well as 96 rubies totaling 32-carats. It was made by Caran d’Ache, a Switzerland based company in 1999 as homage to architect Antonio Gaudi.
2. The Gotica Pen – $406,453
This most expensive pen is made with 892 brilliant-cut diamonds totaling 7.10 carats and the rosettes have 72 emeralds and 72 rubies. The Gotica pen was recently made its debut in China. The pen, which celebrates Gothic art and architecture, is made of rhodium-coated solid silver with six faces decorated with Gothic windows, fleurs-de-lis and rosettes. The Gotica Jewel pen is fitted with . Priced at $406,453.
1. The Mystery Masterpiece Pen – $730,000
This master piece was launched on February of 2006 to mark the centenary celebration of Van Cleef & Arpels and Mont blanc. they are the proud makers of this fantastic piece named the Mystery Masterpiece. It was made of white gold, adorned with rubies, emeralds or sapphires and accented by diamonds. Each pen has 840 diamonds and more than 20 carats of gemstones set in a Van Cleef & Arpels patented ‘Mystery Setting’. This most expensive pen is priced at $730,000.