Imprints fully readable and crisp. Original NIB size sticker on pen. The parent company was born in 1908 from the activities of Friedrich Merz, a pharmacist, and is still active in this field as Merz Pharma. The fountain pens production instead began in 1920, when the two brothers Friedrich and Georg Merz associated themselves to the turner Justus Krell to found Merz&Krell in Bieberau/Germany, active immediately with a dozen workers.The Melbi brand was initially adopted (as an abbreviation of Me rz&Kre l l, Bi eberau). Later were adopted also the brands Senator and Diplomat.
Initial production was fountain pens, holders and celluloid mechanical pencils. Melbi also used to produce pens for Pelikan at times. See pictures of item for sale. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Other Fountain Pens". The seller is "pantera1973" and is located in this country: US.
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