This back to basics Fountain pen is your new every day carry. Stainless Steel alloy demonstrates excellent toughness, corrosion resistance and weigh only 2.1 oz. Smooth threads machined in the solid metal. The barrel is hand turned from Olivewood. Grown throughout many areas of Central Europe, was planted by locals, soldiers, and anyone who has enjoyed eating olives or cooking with olive oil. Native European stock tends to produce larger boules with larger, thicker, and more stable lumber.