This is a European Designer model featuring brilliant and durable rhodium plating, a body turned from blue acrylic with floating pieces of blood-wood and maple burl wood, and a blood-wood Christian cross imbedded in the top half. The center band is upgraded for an upscale look. It has been coated with several coats of CA (cyanoacrylate) to protect it and sanded to a high luster. A very sharp pen. This pen has a twist mechanism and uses a standard Cross style refill. The pen measures approximately 7/16 in wide by 5 1/2 inches long. Comes in a gray velour lined case.