MONTBLANC: John Adams America's Signatures for Freedom Series Limited Edition 50 Fountain Pen
Created to honor John Adams, champion of American independence and second president of the United States. The Solid 18 karat gold octagonal barrel, inset with hematite panels, clip engraved with garland of olive leaves and portrait of Adams, captop ringed with 28 brilliant-cut diamonds, Montblanc star in mother-of-pearl.
Medium 18K rhodium-plated gold nib engraved with 13 stars and legend "America's Signatures for Freedom." Outer box, large glass presentation box, leatherbound volume (The Legacy of John Adams by Wendell Garrett), booklet. Original retail: $32,000. Year of production: 2008. Limited Edition: 06/50.
Provenance: From the collection of Mel Wilmore.