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N117-1. Pointed Nib Sampler:1 each
Copperplate/Spencerian Nib Assortment

One each of the 30 pointed nibs listed below. These nibs are used for Copperplate and Spencerian writing, as well as for pen & ink drawing. Does not include vintage nibs or music nib.

The nibs in the assortment are:
Brause 66EF, Rose, Steno

Gillott 170, 290, 291, 303, 404, 659, 1068A, 1950

Hiro Crown, 111EF, 40 (Blue pumpkin), 700

Hunt 22B, 56, 99, 100, 101, 103, 108

Mitchell Elbow

Nikko G

Zebra G

Tachikawa G

Leonardt G, Shakespeare, Index, Principal EF





Your Price $46.42

N154. Pointed Nib Sampler
N154. Pointed Nib Sampler

This nib sampler contains one each of our most popular pointed nibs:

Brause 66EF
Brause Rose
Brause Steno
Gillott 303
Gillott 404
Hunt 22
Hunt 101
Leonardt G
Leonardt Principal EF
Nikko G
Zebra G


For a sampler that includes all of our pointed nibs, see item N117.




Your Price $19.60

N93. Hunt 22 Nib (22B)
Hunt 22 Extra Fine

A very popular and dependable bronze-finish nib that is great for Copperplate, Spencerian, and other pointed-pen scripts. The Hunt 22 has good flexibility -- not too flexible, not too stiff and can produce very thin hairlines and good swells. The nib works for x-heights of 3/16"-1/16". It has a sharp point but will work on slightly textured surfaces, though it will have a tendency to catch on upstrokes on those papers. Compared to the Gillott 303, the Hunt 22 point is less sharp, and it has more stiffness, so more pressure will be required to create thick shades (swells).

Hunt 22 is used by both beginners and professional scribes. HUNT EXTRA FINE 22 is stamped on the nib. The nib is sometimes called Hunt 22B. This nib is part of the JNB Pointed Nib Samplers (N154 and N117-1).

For more information about Hunt pointed nibs, click here.

Vintage Hunt 22 nibs (N93-V) are also available. When they were made, many decades ago, a higher quality of steel and craftmanship was employed in nib manufacture. They have similar characteristics, but are of a better quality.



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N90. Brause Steno Nib 361
N90. Brause Blue Pumpkin (Steno 361).

The Brause Steno is also called Brause 361 or the Blue Pumpkin nib, from its rounded shape and blue color. It look likes and basically writes like the Hiro 40 (also called Blue Pumpkin), but the Brause Steno is stiffer, better made, and gives thinner hairlines and is more beginner friendly. Some calligraphers find it also holds more ink than Hiro 40 and that it works better with thicker inks like sumi and not as well with thinner inks like Pelikan 4001. The Brause Steno has moderate flex, and needs but a little pressure for shaded strokes. While suitable for Copperplate, it may be now used more often for Modern Calligraphy. Excluding the "G" pens, Brause Steno nibs last much longer than most other current pointed nibs.

This nib is in the JNB Pointed Nib Samplers (N154 & N117-1).

Quantity prices available at 10 & 50.



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N117-2. Pointed Nib Sampler:2 Each
Copperplate/Spencerian Nib Assortment

Two each of the 30 pointed nibs listed below. These nibs are used for Copperplate and Spencerian writing, as well as for pen & ink drawing. Does not include vintage nibs or music nib.

The nibs in the assortment are:
Brause 66EF, Rose, Steno

Gillott 170, 290, 291, 303, 404, 659, 1068A, 1950

Hiro Crown, 111EF, 40 (Blue pumpkin), 700

Hunt 22B, 56, 99, 100, 101, 103, 108

Mitchell Elbow

Nikko G

Zebra G

Tachikawa G

Leonardt G, Shakespeare, Index, Principal EF





Your Price $92.84

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