The Pelikan range of pens has been a made with industry leading quality and craftsmanship since the early 1940's. Their range of pens and designs have changed very little in the years since Pelikan produced its first fountain pen. Pelikan have stayed mostly with the traditional designs and finishes for the majority their pens which has kept their company as a favourite of pen lovers the world over! The 1000 Black and Green is the flagship of the Pelikan range of pens. In their traditional Black and Green and with its balance and size this pen is a true classic.