Fahrney's Exclusive Retro 51 Star Spangled Banner Tornado 1.15mm Pencil
Oh, say can you see? Fahrney’s Pens new special edition ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ Pencil honors the history of early America. Featuring 15 stars and 15 stripes, the Star-Spangled Banner flew over Fort McHenry at the Battle of Baltimore during the War of 1812. The flag withstood the 25-hour bombardment by the British Royal Navy in Baltimore Harbor. While witnessing the battle, Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the poem “Defense of Fort M’Henry,” which later became the words to the U. S. national anthem.
Fahrney’s Star-Spangled Banner features an image of the battle flag on the metal barrel overprinted with Key’s handwritten lyrics, finished with antiqued silver-tone accents.The special edition pencil with thick 1.15mm lead and large eraser, is shipped in a custom-designed tube. The companion Star-Spangled Banner Rollerball can be purchased separately.
This limited production Star-Spangled Banner series will show your appreciation for the patriotic story behind the flag and a young nation’s struggle for freedom.