When you want to jot down something in a hurry, having that P’3135 Solid Gold Limited Edition in your pocket is a real advantage. Or so we think. As announced by Porsche Design they are releasing one of the most exclusive pens sometime this month for those who value exclusive pens. Limited to just 11 pieces, it will available only from selected Porsche Design stores. The aesthetically pleasing pen is designed to offer a unique writing experience, and that experience will cost you no less than €25,000 or around $27,000.
The P’3135 Solid Gold Limited Edition is a solid block of gold, it is milled out of a single piece of solid pure 14 karat gold. It also has a specially designed nib made from 18 karat gold that bring out the “aesthetic and elegance” of the pen. There are couple of discreet markings on the pen, the icon of the Porsche Design is engraved on the surface of the nib and a limited edition number is lasered on the barrel.
It also features an innovative mechanism hidden in a shaft finished with a 14 karat gold coating. Mechanism works when gentle pressure is applied to the end of the barrel and the end piece is unscrewed, at that point mechanism can be removed to fill the converter with ink. Inside the box of P’3135 Solid Gold Limited Edition is a small gold-plated tag engraved with the limitation number of each pen.
As always there are alternatives to exclusive items from the same brand. If you are priced out of the Solid Gold P’3135, Porsche Design also offer very much affordable Solid Fountain Pen Gold Edition – priced €990, about $1,070.