Nibs, Pen

A small, flat, rectangular box with a lift off lid. The box contains six steel pen nibs with long shafts, and embossed with the letter "N". The box lid is blue and white and depicts two dragons, a shield, and the words "William Mitchell's Selected Pens, London".
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This elegantly decorated box contains 6 pen nibs, used for writing with ink in the days before ballpoint pens made writing much simpler! Today Mitchell's nibs are still used by calligraphers, although the unusually supple steel used by Mitchell make these nibs for experts use only!
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