Since it's introduction in 1921, the Parker Duofold Pen has become one of the most prestigious writing instruments in the world. Used for historic signings by such famous people as President George W. Bush and Russian President Boris Yelstin, the Parker Duofold Pen continues to be the pen of choice, combining the stylish elegance of the past with the highest of today's craftsmanship, aesthetic appeal and modern technology. The Parker Duofold Collection of Fountain Pens, Ballpoint Pens, Rollerball Pens, and Pencils feature new nib graphics, a domed cap decal engraved with the Duofold ribbon design and gemstone inspired finishes. The Parker Duofold is a pen to aspire to; its balance and elegant profile give comfortable, effortless writing. Precision crafted from a solid block of hand-cast acrylic in marble like finish, 23k Gold or Platinum plated clip and rings.