Cross S.E. Townsend 2020 Year of the Rat Fountain Pen
Special Edition Zodiac Collection
Cross presents its eighth Chinese Zodiac series celebrating the 2020 Year of the Rat. The collectible series pays tribute to those born under the sign of the rat, as well as their traits of wit, imagination and curiousity. The rat also symbolizes wisdom and strong life force, making the series a truly unique gift choice. The exquisitely handcrafted pens stand out in rich, polished turquoise lacquer artfully engraved with a Chinese design in 23K gold plate. The Year of the Rat is offered in both the iconic Cross Townsend silhouette, and the sculpted Cross Sauvage profile. The Townsend writing instruments feature a Capri Blue Swarovski crystal set in the crown. The Sauvage is etched on the cap top with a Chinese symbol. All the pens are elegantly enriched with 23K gold- plated appointments. The impressive fountain pen boasts
a solid 18K gold nib. A twist ball pen and capped Selectip rollerball complete the collection. The 2020 Zodiac Edition is presented in a handsome box with a custom pen stand and collector’s booklet.
- Year of the Rat celebrates birth years: 2020, 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948, 1936, and 1924