In titles & description. Caran D’Ache Pens. Visconti Homo Sapiens Volcanic Lava Black w/ Bronze Trim Fine Point Fountain Pen. Possibly the most highly anticipated pen of 2010 the Visconti Homo Sapiens is the first pen ever to be forged from volcanic lava from Mt. Etna in Sicily Italy. The unique lava material has a high degree of resilience (virtually unbreakable) is flame proof (heat resistant over 100 degrees Celsius) slightly hygroscopic (absorbs hand sweat during use) and is dense to the touch. The fountain pen nib is made of exclusive 23ct solid palladium and is available in extra-fine fine medium broad extra-broad and 1.3mm stub. The fountain pen uses a power filler which uses only bottled ink and has an extremely high capacity. Weight (in oz): 1.6 Length: 5.75 Diameter (at largest). 5625 Length open: 5.625 Length posted: 6.75. Make sure all of your auctions have ended prior to checking out. Please refer to your local import laws for details. Attention Canadian and International Buyers. UPS is available upon request. We are an authorized dealer for all the brands we carry. We do not sell imitations of any sort and only carry genuine, original brand name writing instruments and accessories. All Brands and Trademarks are properties of their respective owners. The item “Visconti Homo Sapiens Volcanic Lava Black with Bronze Trim Fine Point Fountain Pen” is in sale since Tuesday, October 2, 2012. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Rollerball Pens\Other Rollerball Pens”. The seller is “goldspotpens” and is located in Matawan, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, South africa, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion.