The Guilloche pens are engraved, after which lacquer is applied which is polished. Applying the lacquer and polishing it takes place multiple times. The craftsmanship will make each pen wonderfully unique. Rhodium plated cap, end piece and section. The 18k bicolored gold nib is run in by hand and with the making of this pen, more then 100 steps are involved of which most are performed by hand.