Metropolitan Museum of Art Hieroglyphic Pen
Metropolitan Museum of Art Hieroglyphic Pen
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Product Description
The inscriptions on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Hieroglyphs depicting water, birds, a snake, and a jackal, were discovered on a false door belonging to Metjetji, a nobleman who worked in the court of King Unis during ancient Egypt’s 5th Dynasty (circa 2353 — 2323 B.C.E). The square barrel evokes the shape of an obelisk, which were commonly decorated with hieroglyphs describing an important event or pharaoh’s achievement Read More
Write Like an Egyptian

The inscriptions on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Hieroglyphs depicting water, birds, a snake, and a jackal, were discovered on a false door belonging to Metjetji, a nobleman who worked in the court of King Unis during ancient Egypt’s 5th Dynasty (circa 2353 — 2323 B.C.E). The square barrel evokes the shape of an obelisk, which were commonly decorated with hieroglyphs describing an important event or pharaoh’s achievement. Become a modern-day scribe and record your own history and accomplishments with this smooth-writing, fun and unique fountain pen from The Met's Art Pen collection.

Note: This drop is limited to 30 units.

It’s Hip to be Square

The polished black resin barrel is adorned with gold-plated grip section trim, and clip. The four sides of the square barrel and cap are engraved with hieroglyphs and decorated with gold overlay. The gold-plated portion of the German-made stainless steel nib is engraved with the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s iconic logo. Metropolitan Museum of Art fountain pens are compatible with international standard cartridges and the included converter.

Specs
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Polished black resin body
  • Gold plated trim and hardware
  • Spring-loaded clip
  • German-made, Medium-point nib
  • Nib made from gold-plated stainless steel
  • Length, capped: 5.4 in (13.8 cm)
  • Length, open: 4.8 in (12.2 cm)
  • Length, posted: 6.2 in (15.8 cm)
  • Weight: 1.2 oz (34 g)
Shipping

All orders will be shipped by Drop.

Estimated ship date is Dec 28, 2016 PT.

After this product run ends, payment will be collected and orders will be submitted to the vendor up front, making all orders final. Check the discussion for updates on your order.

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