The color of this ink is peculiar. It is to my eye a medium golden brown. Oddly, photographs of this ink portray it as much darker than it appears on the written page. If you need ... view morea timid brown, this should work well for you. OTOH, if you want a medium-dark brown, your best choice is DeAtramentis Sepia Brown. (I have sampled many ~permanent ~brown inks.) Sepia Brown is brown! No guessing whether you're looking at a golden brown or a brownish gold. Like other DeAtramentis document inks, the ink is perfectly waterproof. view less
This is my favorite waterproof brown ink. Completely well-behaved, never feathers, never gummy, good flow, and waterPROOF! Every paper I've tested and/or used it on, it does not ... view moremove even when very wet. I would be careful not to let it harden in a pen -- true for all waterproof inks - as it is difficult to remove. view less
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Supplying analog writing instruments and accessories since 1938. Third generation family-owned store based in Little Rock, Arkansas. Mike was trained by his grandfather, dad, and uncle to continue the family business of all things pens, inks, and paper.