Signature luxury: How to build a collection of the finest writing pens

Montblanc, Sailor, Lamy or Sheaffer: the instrument should be good enough to be passed on as a family heirloom

The Sailor Ganesha, limited edition ink pen, Isana Kobayashi

The Sailor Ganesha, a limited edition fountain pen that costs Rs 195,000. Only 108 pieces were made and each is signed by their master craftsman, Isana Kobayashi

Namrata Kohli New Delhi
Statesmen, writers, tycoons sign with luxury pens when marking they have made history. A luxury pen is a family heirloom and a collector’s item that gives meaning to your writing.

“I use my Montblanc every time I have to sign important papers. However much of your day is lived electronically and online, there is still nothing quite like the look and feel of a hand-crafted luxury pen to add a touch of elegance and authority to your everyday interactions,” said Gurugram-based entrepreneur Aditya Kashyap.

A luxury pen’s value is shaped by quality, rarity and brand. There are gold or platinum

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First Published: Dec 30 2022 | 5:34 PM IST

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