Classic Anello fountain pen. Fine, platinum-plated rings adorn the barrel: "Anello" is Italian for ring. Barrel segments made of black colored resin. Platinum-plated metal pieces. Cartridge/converter system. Hand-made bi-colored 18-carat gold nib with iridium tip, "run in" by hand. Manufacturing process involves over a hundred steps, most of them carried out by hand. EF (extra fine). Delivered in solid wooden case.