TIBALDI BY MONTEGRAPPA RED CROSS MOVEMENT HAND-PAINTED FOUNTAIN PEN M

  • TIBALDI BY MONTEGRAPPA RED CROSS MOVEMENT HAND-PAINTED FOUNTAIN PEN M
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Specifications: Brand: Montegrappa; Country of Manufacture: Italy; Pen Type: Fountain;

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Launched in 2009 to observe the 150th anniversary of the International Red Cross movement Tibaldi created three designs, each employing different techniques: a hand-etched version, a hand-painted version, and an enameled version. Medium 18K gold nibs

150th anniversary of the Red Cross says Tibaldi release of a new limited edition 150 Years of the Red Cross Movement.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC, English International Committee of the Red Cross;. ICRC) - The humanitarian organization, which operates throughout
the world, based on the principle of neutrality and impartiality. It provides protection and assistance to victims of armed conflict and internal violence.

He founded the organization in 1863, Swiss businessman and social activist Jean Henri Dunant (Jean Henri Dunant; 1828-1910 biennium).

In 1859, Dunant witnessed the consequences of the battle of Solferino - when nine thousand sick and wounded were left to die on the battlefield. Shocked by what he saw, Dunant wrote a book, "Memories of the Battle of Solferino" and trying to create a society wounded.

Thanks to his efforts the first Geneva Convention for the Amelioration Wounded was founded the International Committee of the Red Cross and in 1864 accepted a land war. In 1901, Jean Henri Dunant, together with Frederic Passy was the first recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Birthday Dunant - 8 May - is celebrated as the International Day of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.

Tibaldi Pens 150 Years of the Red Cross Movement issued in three variants using different performance techniques.

In a first embodiment, the housing handle portrait of Henry Dunant, made by hand. The second handle is decorated with a scene of the battle of Solferino, executed in the technique of hand engraving. The main body of the third handle flocking embossed symbols of the Red Cross, with the use of...