One of the most famous intellectuals of his time, Retro 51 has designed a pen to commemorate Frederick Douglass. Author, reformer and American abolitionist, his legacy lives on through his works and now in this collectable fountain pen.
This Retro 51 fountain pen has a tactile, engraved texture complemented with antique copper trim. Retro 51 put Douglass' portrait on the top disc finial and package tube art. "His life’s work still serves as an inspiration to those who seek equality and a more just society." - History.com
Inspired by the famous abolitionist, Frederick Douglass, this Retro 51 Frederick Douglass Fountain Pen has a tactile, engraved texture complemented with antique copper trim. At the top disc of the cap is an illustrated portrait of Frederick Douglass.
In 2019, Retro 51 upgraded their fountain pen nib units to Jowo #6 size stainless steel and have a more comfortable, contoured section to hold. Choose between using international size ink cartridges or fill it with any bottled fountain pen ink using the included converter. This engraved, the stonewashed barrel has a great feel in hand. The knurled metal finial decoration and punched clip design take on the style of the Tornado collection.
Packaged in a matching Graphic Tube that doubles as a single pen stand.
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