The Swift, in whisky-oak and antique silver & antique copper
The Swift feautures a Celtic knot design on the nib section. The lower nib is a contrasting colour to the upper nib section and main body, and matches the clip.
The brushed metal finish gives the Swift an antique look.
Replaceable Schmidt P900 ballpoint black refill (Parker style/G2)
Celtic knot detail
Compact size (124mm in length)
Premium quality two-toned brushed metal hardware
- Antique silver with antique brass
- Antique silver with antique copper
Wood used to craft this pen:
The pen barrel of this Whisky Patriot is made from oak which was once a stave of a barrel used by The English Whisky Company. The smell of whisky remains quite pungent, and one sniff will have you reaching for the bottle!
Common Name(s): English Oak, European Oak
Scientific Name: Quercus robur
Distribution: Most of Europe, to Asia Minor, and North Africa
Tree Size: 80-115 ft (24-35 m) tall, 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m) trunk diameter
Color/Appearance: Heartwood is a light to medium brown, commonly with an olive cast, though there can be a fair amount of variation in color. Nearly white to light brown sapwood is not always sharply demarcated from the heartwood. Quartersawn sections display prominent ray fleck patterns.
Comments: English Oak falls into the white oak group, and shares many of the same traits as White Oak (Quercus alba).
One of the most famous English Oak trees, The Major Oak, is a massive tree located in Sherwood Forest, in Nottinghamshire, England. The tree is estimated to be approximately 1,000 years old, and is purported to have been a common hideout for Robin Hood and his outlaws.
To find out more about The English Whisky Company, who have recently celebrated being the purveyor of 'England's oldest single malt', check out their website and perhaps treat yourself to a 'home grown' tipple or two!