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Penopoly is moving!

Monday, April 4th, 2011

Roger had the opportunity to move to a huge new location so last week and this week has been dedicated to moving the Penopoly studio. Penopoly is still in Castro Valley but is now half way between Castro Valley and San Ramon. Construction work has been under way and should be finished later this week.



Latest Find 1 Apr 2011

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Just got these pens from Roger. Take a look!
Latest Find 1 Apr 2011


Latest update to new-arrivals

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Just finished up the latest new arrivals. Roger picked up several Michel Perchin pieces. Many vintage Omas, Waterman Edson, some real nice Pelikans and Auroras. Take a look.

Penopoly Pens New Arrivals

I have a few real nice pieces that came in this week that will post as soon as I can get Roger to price them. They will go into the Latest Finds category on the web site. Also keep an eye on the blog and Facebook pages for pens that Roger will be getting at the Atlanta show. They will be posted to Latest Finds too.

My next set of postings will be after the Atlanta show next weekend.



Atlanta Pen Show Apr 8-10

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Roger will be heading out next week to the Atlanta Pen show. Roger is actively looking for new collections and pens. Drop by the Penopoly table to see what he has found. If you aren’t going keep an eye on the blog or our Facebook page to see what he finds. I will be listing pens for sale as he gets them.



Atlanta Pen Show Info

MetalWrite Pens

Monday, March 21st, 2011

A note from Rich Littlestone, proprietor of MetalWrite —–

As I recall, sometime during the year 2000, my friend Rik Knablein introduced me to the fountain pen .. again. He showed me a pair of elegant, solid silver, engraved, weighty pens from Andy Lambrou’s Classic Pens effort – they were a CP5 pair and my favorite marque at the time. I bought a couple for myself and over the next few years bought some more, and CP6, and CP7. I was entranced by the solid silver and the exquisite guilloché on the barrels.

Continue reading “MetalWrite Pens” »

ALERT: New collection coming in on Sat

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Watch the blog and our Facebook page to see what Roger finds. We will do live updates on what we find. We will also place pens for sale on the blog site Sat.

Ron – updates and new pens

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Roger has been busy. He priced all the Paul Rossi and Classic Pens. We also added some new pens today. Roger just handed me over a 100 new pens to post and I will be posting them in groups of 20 per day. Please subscribe to the blog via the RSS feed for the latest info. I will also update the Facebook page too.


Ron – new inventory being added

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Over the next week or so I am adding in new inventory to the Penopoly web site at Check on the new arrivals tab to see what has been added. Latest additions are the Paul Rossi pens and the Classic Pens LEs.



Baltimore Pen show – Montblanc LE pens sealed

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

We have:

Agatha Christie fp, rb and bp set, factory sealed. $3100

Hemingway ballpoint, unopened $1050

Email me if you are interested.


Paul Rossi pens

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

We received a collection of pens last week made by Paul Rossi. Paul is a very talented maker of custom pens. His work has been sold by many pen companies and he sells his pens at the pen shows. His speciality is sterling silver overlays with mother of pearl inlays. There are very rare and hard to find pens. Take a look at

Penopoly – Paul Rossi Pens

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