The Jewel of Inks (“La Perle des Encres”)
J.Herbin is the oldest name in pen inks in the world. "The Jewel of Inks" was created in Paris in 1700.
Herbin uses all-natural dyes in their fountain pen inks. This natural composition is reflected in the very neutral pH of the inks.
- 30 ml bottle (1 fluid ounce)
- Famous J. Herbin "D" bottle with integrated pen rest*
- Flows smoothly
- Fast drying
- Non-toxic and pH neutral
- All-natural dye
*The "D" refers to the old French unit of measure "la Demi Courtine"
Herbin started producing ink in 1670, making ink for King Louis XIV, the Sun King (or Le Roi Soleil) and other important French figures such as Victor Hugo (author of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" and "Les Miserables") as well as Napoleon Bonaparte.
Each rectangular bottle boasts an integrated pen rest.