Marlen pens are hand-made in the Naples region of Italy, and are known the world over for their distinctive designs, and use of diverse materials. The Africa pen was arguably the most beautiful of the different versions of the I Continenti series. Its combination of black-grey-honey-tan colours certainly renders it the most sophisticated of the I Continenti designs, the others being much brighter in colour and more "playful".New old stock, with a very nice 18ct gold nib. The item "Marlen Continenti Africa black-honey-tan Medium 18ct gold nib fountain pen MIB" is in sale since Friday, March 17, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectables\Pens, Writing Items\Pens\Fountain". The seller is "rozmenko" and is located in Abbotsford. This item can be shipped worldwide.