High-relief sculptural gold-plated sterling silver barrel and cap. Depicting Eve and the serpent, ebonite endpiece and section. Eve And The Snake Limited Edition fountain pen. With 18 K Gold small Medium nib.Cap and barrel made of red and black streaked ebonite. Cap overlay in the image of Eve holding the apple. And barrel overlay in the image of the snake. Both overlays made of vermeil (gold-plated 925 sterling silver). Formed using the lost wax method. Which Audiard employs to near perfection. Safety filling mechanism, with turning knob at the end of the barrel. And accompanied by an eye dropper.
Piston-operated, by turning the vermeil top. Also, accompanied by signed (engraved signature) in a metal medallion. And a sculpted plaster stand. (which incorporates an ink pot space with lid).With metal upright whose sculpted top is in the form. Of a sculptor inspecting his large masterpiece sculpture. Michel Audiard is a well known. And highly respected French artist/sculptor/designer. Who has produced many significant and unique pieces.
Across a range of fields, from art pieces. To pens, to furniture, etc. This pen is one of a kind, released in circa 1998.It is indeed a unique offering, and most beautiful. (the certificate of origin cover is discoloured down one edge o the front). Length closed is 12.3 cm, length open is 12.5cm. Width at widest point on cap is 2.2cm, and weight empty is 100g. Pictures are part of the description.
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