Antique French 18K yellow gold dip pen, circa 1890s. An exquisite and fine example, the pen features a long tapered shaft centered by a decorative band inset with turquoise stones. Finished with a pearl finial. Fitted with a gold tone period nib. In overall good antique condition. Hallmarked with the French 18K gold standard mark in a form of an eagle's head in use in France from 1838. Measures 7" length.