J Herbin 1670 Caroube de Chypre
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Little Rock AR 72204
J Herbin Caroube de Chypre from the 1670 collection is a deep red-brown ink with low shading, medium green sheen and gold shimmer. It dries in 35 seconds in a medium nib on Rhodia and has an average flow. J Herbin ink is made in France.
Deeply saturated reddish-brown fountain pen ink with golden shimmer flakes. This ink comes in a sophisticated and timeless glass bottles with wax seals and caps.
It is said that J. Herbin was very fond of dried carob pods and that is the reason he lived so long! As the other merchants sailing the Mediterranean sea, he would pick them up in Cyprus, on his way back home. The carob bean is the fruit of the carob tree and was cultivated in the Mediterranean countries since ancient times. Carob pods are known for their great therapeutic properties and were marketed throughout Europe as the “black gold of Cyprus”.
|Ink Name||Caroube de Chypre|
|Country of Origin||France|
|Dry Time||35 seconds in a Pilot VP medium nib on Rhodia|
|Sheen||Medium green sheen|