Filcao Egiptia Info
From the original eBay listing by lucantage70:
Extremely RARE, PRECIOUS & BEAUTIFUL FILCAO EGIPTIA Black Classic – Precious And Ultra RARE Oversize ( 15.3 cm ) FOUNTAIN PEN – BLACK Acetate Of CELLULOID And GOLD Plated - Filcao Iridium Point Flexy NIB Size M – From 2000 - NEW (NOS) NEVER USED( No Box and Paper )
Filcao is a Very Famous Italian Crafted Production, FILCAO Was an Italian Brand, Famous for the innovative pens created by Franco Grisolia, he Founded FILCAO in 1963 in Settimo Torinese ( Near Turin ), remain Active until 2014, Unfortunately, Mr Franco Grisolia dead in 2015.
Mr Grisolia, invented a Blend (remained secret) of CELLULOID, making it more resistant and stable, According with direct sources of the company, his secret Blend Create an Unique Shiny and Transparent material, As the Historical Italian production of Celluloid of 30's and 40's
It is also very important to Know that, EVERY FILCAO PEN is HANDMADE, MADE FROM A SOLID BARREL OF CELLULOID. EVERY DETAIL WAS MADE FOR THE BEST EXPERIENCE IN WRITING, EVERY PEN HAVE A REALLY BEAUTIFUL COLOUR With AN UNIQUE EFFECT, EVERY PEN IS A REAL UNIQUE PIECE!
EGIPTIA, Was a Model Released at the Start of 2000, was a Tribute to Egyptian Architecture,
Have a REALLY BEAUTIFUL Design!
As all the FILCAO Production, was made in Limited quantity because It's a Very Handcrafted Creation.
RETAIL PRICE : $ 180 ( $ 160 The CLASSIC BLACK EDITION )
ULTRA RARE And SURELY, THE ONLY CHANCE TO HAVE THIS BEAUTIFUL PEN,
AS ALL THE FILCAO PRODUCTION, THE QUALITY IS EXCELLENT!
Much sought after by collectors around the world, A SURE INVESTMENT FOR THE FUTURE.