STOCK SPECIAL - Brooklyn Bridge 24K Gold Plate Twist Ballpoint
- Handcrafted 24K Gold Plate Twist Ballpoint
- Created from original 1883 Witness Wood® from the Brooklyn Bridge.
- This pen features Brooklyn Bridge Witness Wood® and includes an acrylic cast in Black & Copper that fills a void in the wood.
This original construction Witness Wood® was removed during preparation for restoration for the Brooklyn Bridge's 100th Anniversary Centennial Celebration in 1983.
- Engraved: Brooklyn Bridge
- Made in the USA.
- Each pen is individually handcrafted and therefore may vary in look and feel.
Details and Provenance
History Salvaged is proud to offer our Brooklyn Bridge Nouveau Twist Ballpoint pen made from a collection of wood we acquired from the Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Celebration Commission in preparation for the Brooklyn Bridge's 100th Anniversary Centennial Celebration in 1983 that was removed from the Brooklyn Bridge during restoration.
The Brooklyn Bridge Nouveau Twist Ballpoint is not only an heirloom piece of "Witness Wood®" that should be carried, used and passed down to future generations, but this amazing pen is also a work of functional art and craftsmanship that commemorates one of the great engineering feats in US History.
Whether for display or function, this is a rare opportunity to own a one of a kind, handcrafted piece of art, an heirloom that can be passed down to the next generation while only adding to the history that is the Brooklyn Bridge. When you consider the millions upon millions of people who have traversed this "Witness Wood®" as they crossed from Manhattan to Brooklyn and back, one can only wonder what stories the "Witness Wood®" use to create this work of art could tell!
All pens are handcrafted by History Salvaged Master Makers and are made in America.
Each is individually handmade and each varies in look and feel both in grain and shape.
Each pen is discreetly engraved with a Witness Wood® control number and arrives in a cherry presentation box and includes a Certificate of Authenticity with custom tamper proof corresponding hologram, history, and provenance