LIMITED TO 8400 PIECES. Paying tribute to the Italian artist Carlo Collodi and his greatest work The Adventures of Pinocchio, MONTBLANC presents Carlo Collodi Limited Writers Edition 2011. Collodi's masterpiece was published in 1883 and was inspired by the character of the longest-running fiction of children's literature. Every detail of writers edition's Carlo Collodi collection has been carefully created to reflect his epic masterpiece. The body of each pen is an impressive representation of Pinocchio's remarkable nose, made of precious dark brown resin crowned with a champagne gold-plated cone. The extraordinary details are further developed symbolizing the joints of the famous wooden puppet with a set of screws that fixes the clip to the pen cap. The champagne-colored skeletonized gold-plated hood includes skilful depictions of the good fairy, faithful cricket, cheating cat, sneaky fox, and voracious whale. The story is revealed as he rotates the hood of the pen showing the protagonist and his companions, giving this writing instrument a playful but noble look. The ivory MONTBLANC emblem and limited edition number on the hood underline the uniqueness of each pen.