Pelikan 400

Some pictures of my sixty years old classic Pelikan 400, green striped. This is one of the iconic pens in the history of writing instruments. (It is still made today, with a bit more “bling”, under the name Pelikan M400.) For this particular pen I have a one-pen original Pelikan leather case in green and black. When writing letters I am mostly using  this pen…

Pelikan M400 006

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 001

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 002

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 003

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 010

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 014

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

Pelikan M400 012

Copyright: Lennart Wennberg

1950-sidebar-M400

Picture from Pelikan.com

4 responses

  1. Sublime. There’s something uniquely special about writing letters with a vintage pen. Thank you for sharing.

    • Dear S-J,

      Thank you so much for your kind words! Yes, it is a very special feeling to write a letter with a pen that have been used, probably for the same purpose, for decades before it came to your possession.

      Lennart

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