Retro 51 Rollerball Pen - Smithsonian

Style: Corona
$46 $57

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Crafted to the highest standards, the Retro 51 Smithsonian Rollerball Collection is an elegant and tasteful addition to any discerning writing arsenal. Its sleek design and engravings pay homage to the distinctive collections of the Smithsonian museum, lending a cultured touch to any writing experience.

Select from a variety of designs:

Corona -This twist-top rollerball pen has a deeply etched barrel, reminiscent of the bronze-hued metal lattice adorning the exterior of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C.

Dino Fossil - A twist-top design and stonewashed copper plating that gives it the appearance of an unearthed relic. Its ivory top print highlights a selection of dinosaurs winding round the barrel, whilst a top ring engraved with the Smithsonian name and logo adds a touch of luxurious exclusivity. Feel the bones and give your writing ceremony a touch of refined luxury.

Gene Davis - Refined and classic, this Retro 51 Smithsonian Rollerball Pen is a sophisticated writing implement crafted to evoke the avant-garde spirit of artist Gene Davis. Showcased in the Smithsonian American Art Museum, its iconic striped design is faithfully printed in rich hues, complemented with polished silver accents. Topped with a twist-action rollerball and complete with a unique serial number, this exquisite pen ensures a luxurious writing experience.

Raven Steals Sun - Add a touch of classic sophistication to your writing with a Rollerball Pen from the Smithsonian Collection Series. In collaboration with the National Museum of the American Indian, this handsome pen features the intricate artwork of James Peter Johnson's Raven Steals the Sun, silkscreened onto a stainless barrel and varnished with a clear coat and antique silver accents. Crafted with care, it's the perfect gift for art and history lovers alike.

Hummingbird - Part of the Smithsonian Collection Series, is an elegant fusion of unique design and classic craftsmanship. The intricate details of the Woodland Hummingbird and Flowers artwork, created by Dr Shirley Brauker, are acid-etched onto the barrel, stonewashed copper was, and accents. This luxury writing implement is exclusive collaboration with the National Museum of the American Indian, making it a timeless artistic statement in pen design.

Panda - This unique twist-top rollerball pen is the perfect accessory for the sophisticated writer. Its lightly textured barrel boasts multiple charming pandas and antique silver accents, and its individually numbered top ring and Smithsonian sun logo on the finial add an air of timeless luxury. A must-have for writers of style and taste.

Bijutsukai - This Tornado™ Rollerball pen’s art comes from the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives featuring art from Shin-Bijutsukai magazine published from 1901 to 1906. Originating from the early Japanese pattern books of the 1660s, the magazine’s colorful and abstract designs reflected historical and technological shifts in Japanese society, influenced by Art Nouveau and Japonisme - the Western European fondness for a mediated, Japanese aesthetic. Through its visually striking designs, Shin-Bijutsukai showcased a blend of timeless themes and innovative influences, positioning itself as a pioneering force in Japanese art and design during the early 20th century.

- Type: Rollerball Pen
- Body Material: Stainless Steel
- Closure: Retractable Twist

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