Pelikan M620 New York, M605 14K Extra Fine, inked with Diamine China Blue

Yet another M620 City Series pen makes its way back into rotation - the fourth in a row. The black and off-white patterned pen is supposed to represent the skyline of New York (but looks more like the pattern of a Friesian cow hide to me). One of several in the series that feature rhodium trim so gets to use one of my full rhodium plated M605 nibs.

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The full rhodium plated 14K gold Extra Fine nib that is not that fine entered my collection almost 4½ years ago and is an ok writer but nothing special.

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China Blue was part of the first group of three Diamine inks that were added to my collection almost 7½ years ago (wow, time flys) and, this will be its tenth time in use since then. I classify it as a light blue, it shades slightly from the fine nib, and has no discernible sheen.

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