Type Fountain Pen
Product Name Opera
Manufacturer and Year Visconti, Italy .... a few years old
Length 6-1/16" -- huge!
Filling System Piston filler .... one of Visconti's piston filling systems. This is a unique variation on the Visconti piston system .... you unscrew the barrel and remove it to access the piston. The piston pulls out and pushes back in to fill. Tested and working well.
Color Velvety black faceted (facets alternate between eight lines and blank) cap and barrel, gold plated trim and section. The original Visconti sticker is on the cap.
Nib BROAD 18k two-tone nib.
Condition Excellent + condition with no cracks, chips, dents or dings. This is a velvety, shiny, black large, impressive pen with classy styling. The cap and barrel have light microscratching, mainly on the blank facets. The gold plated end piece of the barrel has light scratching. The gold section has polishing marks. The wide, faceted cap band has light signs of usage. The clip is shows very light scratches. The original Visconti sticker is in excellent condition. The imprints are clear.