Let your creativity come alive with this Romantic, marbled, hand-blown glass dip pen made in the Murano/Venetian style. We offer glass pens in six different colors. You will receive one glass pen in your color choice with purchase.
These glass pens have a medium-fine point, making them perfect for drawing or writing. They are very easy to use, much easier than a dip pen with a metal nib. You simply need a bottle of ink to dip your pen. Glass pens clean up easily with water.
Our glass pens aren't too thick or heavy and each pen measures:
7 1/2" x 5/8" x 5/8"
We currently have six different glass pen colors in stock:
• Multi Colored
• Red & Yellow
Please choose your color before check-out.
Since these pens are mostly hand-made the colors may vary in each batch and may look slightly different than the ones in our photos.
Glass ink pen design was perfected in during the height of the Renaissance in Venice, Italy. They were invented to solve the problem that many people had with quill pens and wooden dip pens in that the nibs would run out of ink too quickly, causing the writer to interrupt their work by frequently dipping the pen into the inkwell.
These glass pens hold more ink so can write up to half a page with one dip. Perfect for journaling or drawing!
These ingenious pen tips contain spiral grooves on the glass which holds more ink for a continuous flow. Glass pens were made to be dipped into ink bottles or inkwells. Ink also washes easily off of a glass pen and they are very easy to write and draw with because there is no nib or quill to split. (One just has to worry about them shattering if they are dropped.) Because these pens are made of glass, the tip can dull after use, one "sharpens" the pen by gently sanding the tip back into a point with some very fine sandpaper.
The colors are marbled in the traditional Venetian glass blowing style. The entire pen is made of glass.
Our hand-blown pens come in a padded box.
You will receive one pen and one gift box with your order, the inkwells and ink bottles are not included. You can however, purchase ink, paper and inkwells within our Arcane Objects Shop!
This pen ships via USPS Priority Mail which takes 1 to 3 days in the U.S. We will ship out the following business day from receipt of order.
We can only accept returns or exchanges on art materials like this if they are returned in unused condition with packaging intact and in its original condition. (It needs to be like-new and in re-sellable condition). If there is something wrong with the item or your order is incorrect, please contact us - we'd be happy to help! Please refer to our shop FAQs before ordering.
1-2 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns or exchanges on opened art materials and on delicate antiques. Please see individual product descriptions for information on which items we accept returns. If there is something wrong with your order, please let us know right away! We will happily accept an exchange or refund.
We try to answer most questions you may have in the product description. However, if there are any additional questions you may have, please feel free to contact us. We try to respond very quickly to any questions on our items. For our antiques, we try our best to list the condition of the item. Again, we're happy to answer your questions so that you can be confident with your purchase!
At this time we cannot create custom or personalized orders. Most of our calligraphy sets come "as is." If customization is possible it will be noted in the listing and you will be able to choose variables via a drop-down menu. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions!
We ship orders out within 1 to 2 business days after receipt of order. (Usually the next business day.) This is not delivery time! This is how long it takes us to pack the item and ship. Smaller items ship via USPS Priority mail which is 1 to 3 days delivery to the U.S. We ship larger, bulky or heavy items via FedEx Ground / Home Delivery, which is ground delivery throughout the U.S. If you need an item faster, please choose Expedited Shipping.
We ship from Northern California. For example, if you order an item over the weekend, it will ship out via USPS Priority Mail on the following Monday. If you live on the East Coast that is three days for delivery. The earliest you would receive your item is on Thursday, possibly Friday.
Sep 13, 2018
Great pen! It came exactly how it is pictured. I use it all the time.
Sep 11, 2018
This green glass dip pen is beautiful and seems to be well made. I can’t wait to try it out. Items in my order (this pen, a lion-footed gold tray, and black ink) were well packaged and shipped quickly. I’m very happy with this shop.
May 2, 2018
My first glass and I love it. Such a different feel and my hand enjoys it a great deal highly recommended
Apr 18, 2018
Apr 3, 2018