The original Parker 51 set the standard for form and function for over sixty years
and now sixty years after the launch of the original the new "51" takes an original
pen steeped in history and combines it with cutting edge technology.
The Parker 51 Special Edition boasts a vintage yet modern design style. Based on
the 1945 Blue Diamond Empire State 51 pen, the new Special Edition 51 represents
the ultimate combination of Parker's iconic styling and 21st Century technology.
The new Parker 51 Special Edition brings back the intense pleasure of writing with
an elegantly nderstated pen. Balance, precision and flow are inherent in its design.
State of the art technology has been embraced to create a pen that produces a smooth,
flowing and consistent line every time the pen touches paper.
The cigar shaped barrel is available in deep glossy black. The finish of the cap
on this black pen is two tone; 23 karat plated on white metal.
The Parker 51 Special Edition pen is contained in a stunning presentation box, a
deluxe cartridge converter, and the usual Parker manufacturer's guarantee.
Launched in 1941, the Parker 51 is considered by many to be the forerunner of the
modern pen. In 1950 it received recognition as a design landmark and was awarded
the Design Academy Award.
In keeping with modern technology, the 18 karat gold nib is fed by a precision twin
feed and collector system. The original filling system has been replaced by a twist-action
A special pen deserves to be presented in a special box. The Parker 51 Special Edition
in a gift box manufactured in a style and in materials very similar to the original
Blue Diamond 51
The pen feature 23 karat gold plated trim and pearl grey cap and barrel jewels. The
arrow clip also features the original blue diamond insignia, representing the Parker
This is a pen that will appeal to those for whom timeless, classic design has high
appeal and give
gifts that are thoughtful, in excellent taste, have intrinsic value and which can
be used for a lifetime.