J. Herbin Napoleon – Vert Empire 50ml
Vert empire (Green Empire); represents the proclamation of Napoleon Bonaparte on December 2nd 1804 as the French Emperor at the cathedral Notre-Dame in Paris.
Napoleon Bonaparte famously crowned himself Emperor taking the imperial crown (the laurel crown) from the hands of Pope Pie VII to put it on his head. He then crowned his wife Josephine Empress. This scene is depicted in the painting by Jacques-Louis David, Le Sacre de Napoléon (The Coronation of Napoleon).
From the beginning, J. Herbin distinguished itself from its competitors by offering a wide range of colors for the fountain pen inks. The names chosen for each color are very poetic to preserve the originality of the brand and as a French tradition.
J. Herbin is the oldest name in ink production in the world.
This 50ml bottle of J. Herbin ink is inspired by one of history's most famous men – Napoleon. The ink in the colour green comes in an ink bottle of 50 ml, with the wax seal monogram of Napoleon in wax on the cap. This ink is pH-neutral and water based and can be used safely in fountain pens.
The ink is:
- pH neutral
- Water based
- Uses all natural dyes
- Smooth Flowing
- Fast drying
A 50ml bottle of J. Herbin Napoloeon – Vert Empire, a medium olivey green.
Made in France by J Herbin.