Parker Sonnet Mark 1 Fountain Pen - Chinese Lacquer Amber 1990's
Nib: Medium 18k two tone
Condition: New old stock
Filling : Takes a Parker piston converter, included. Also takes Parker cartridges
Color : This gold and brown mottled finish was called "Chinese Laque Ambre." The trim is 23k gold plated. We've heard that this is one of the hardest to find finishes, and was only available in the first series of Sonnets. The design contains some Chinese characters which are written in red on the cap (see photos). The loose translation we understand had something to do with not being machine-made....