The perfect accent for any medical professional.
Particular for its eye-catching signature clip, showing a short staff entwined by two serpents surmounted by wings, the Caduceus symbol is nowadays mostly known as the symbol of pharmacists, the US Army medical corps and medicine in general. It does possess, however, a more poetic meaning, to be found in its ancient Greek and Roman origins.
Etymology and mythological value tell that once upon a time the metal rod was the one of the Greek god Hermes, who bore it as a symbol of peace and inviolability.
The spread of wings, additionally, was to represent the process of holistic healing and the lightness of well-being.
This pen will serve as the perfect desk decoration with full functionality for the office, hospital, or ambulance.
A modern classic, Montegrappa’s Fortuna range has inspired pen owners for both its style and its message. The style is timelessness, the message is the invoking of positivity, good fortune and – especially – the best of health. In keeping with this spirit, Montegrappa is proud to introduce a Fortuna pen that specifically celebrates those who ensure the well-being of others.