J. Herbin was established in 1670, when Louis XIV, the Sun King, was 32 years old. J. Herbin was a sailor, and from his many journeys to India he brought back to Paris formulas for manufacturing sealing wax. His special lacquer formula improved the quality of the seals in adhesion and neatness, helping him to become famous throughout the kingdom. J. Herbin is also the oldest name in ink production in the world.
Gift box includes: one pen holder with steel nib and metal engraved handle, one bottle of sapphire ink, one vellum sheet.