Montegrappa Fine Writing Implements announces “Icons Tribute to Elvis Presley” Pens. The Elvis Presley series of pens will inaugurate Montegrappas second century. The pens will be featured in Montegrappa’s “Icons” series, which pays tribute to individuals who have achieved greatness in various fields, including music, movies, and sports.
There will be four models to represent important phases in Elvis’ career from 1954 to 1977. Each resin pen has a body color suggestive of each era, with silver accents representative of the period.
The 1950s will be represented by aqua, found on two-tone automobiles and early electric guitars. Montegrappa will release 500 fountain pens, 500 roller balls, and 956 ballpoint pens. For the gold edition, there will be seven of each type of pen – the total equaling 21, his age in 1956.
Green marks 1958 as the year Elvis was drafted into the US Army. Montegrappa has prepared 500 fountain pens, 500 roller balls, and 958 ballpoint pens. The gold edition will be issued as 11 fountain pens, 11 rollerballs, and 11 ballpoint pens, totaling 33, which equals the number of films he made.
Black represents 1968 – the year of the “comeback special,” in which Elvis wore his famous black leather outfit. Montegrappa will issue 500 fountain pens, 500 roller balls, and 968 ballpoint pens. The gold version will be offered as 11 fountain pens, 11 rollerballs, and 11 ballpoint pens for a the total of 33, his age in 1968.
To represent 1973 – the year of the “Aloha From Hawaii” broadcast, white was selected. Montegrappa will produce 500 fountain pens, 500 roller balls and 973 ballpoint pens of this edition. The gold version will be released as 14 fountain pens, 14 rollerballs, and 14 ballpoint pens, totaling 42 in honor of his age when he passed away in 1977.
The 18K gold fountain pen nibs are engraved with the full-height profile of Elvis at the microphone, and will be available in fine, medium, and broad. Each pen will be accompanied by a CD of Elvis’ Greatest Hits.
The price of the Montegrappa Elvis Presley Aqua & silver LE fountain pen is $2,857.58USD. The Montegrappa Elvis Presley Black & silver LE fountain pen is $3,052.41USD. The Montegrappa Elvis Presley Green & vermeil LE fountain pen is $3,377.14USD. The Montegrappa Elvis Presley White & vermeil LE fountain pen is $3,896.70USD.
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