Montblanc Limited Edition Great Characters Miles Davis Fountain Pen
The Montblanc Great Characters Miles Davis Limited Edition writing instruments are inspired by one of the greatest musicians of the 20th century. Miles Davis (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) is regarded as one of the most influential and acclaimed musicians in the history of jazz and 20th century music. With his ever-changing directions in music, Davis was at the forefront of a number of major stylistic developments in jazz over his five-decade career.
With a limitation number based on the year of his birth, the trumpet-shaped Montblanc Great Characters Miles Davis Limited Edition 1926 is a masterpiece of the finest Montblanc engraving. The elegant design staged on the platinum-coated cap and barrel brings to life Miles Davis’ imprint on the evolution of American music picking up the different movements this pioneer stood by. The translucent blue glowing through the openings in the barrel recalls the theme of his greatest album. Available as a fountain pen or rollerball, this edition features platinum-coated fittings and the Montblanc emblem at the top of the cap is made of black and white agate stone. Every detail pays tribute to Miles Davis’ achievements and legacy including the fine engraving on the Au750 solid gold nib of this musical genius’ silhouette.
Miles Davis was an innovator, defying traditional rules to create music that would break down social and cultural boundaries at a time when the world was changing. His new style of music would become a symbol of strength amid oppression and segregation. With each of its creative details, the Great Characters Edition tells the story of an extraordinary man always searching for a new sound or style, a cultural icon who would influence the course of 20th century music forever.