VARIUS IVANHOE The Varius Ivanhoe is the iconic product of the brand, setting a unique, timeless standard for writing instruments. Its coat of mail is an example of the innovative approach to materials. Coat of mail was a popular armour in the medieval era of chivalrous knights and Caran d’Ache has transformed it into an elegant, contemporary covering in rhodium-coated silver or gold plated. It makes Ivanhoe writing instruments wonderfully comfortable to use. Available as fountain pen, capped roller, push button ballpen or 0.7mm push button pencil.The cartridge/converter fountain pen is enhanced with an 18k gold nib in available in fine, medium and broad.