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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Logo Ballpoint Pen, Multicolor

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Price: $35.00
Member Price: $31.50

Item# 80-011642 







Description

Our ballpoint pen is based on The Metropolitan Museum of Arts timeless shopping bag design. As fresh as when it first appeared in the late 1970s, Rudolph de Harak's (American, 19242002) award-winning design has become an American icon. More than one million bags are printed every year, making it one of the most visible symbols of the Museum.

Ballpoint, black ink, medium point type, 1mm tip. Twist action. Brass barrel and clip with printed lacquer and silver overlay. 5 1/4''L. Gift boxed.

Refillable. Uses Schmidt P900 or standard Parker refill.

  • Brass barrel and clip with printed lacquer and silver overlay
  • Refillable. Uses Schmidt P900 or standard Parker refill
  • Twist action
  • Ballpoint
  • Black ink, medium point type, 1mm tip
  • Gift boxed
  • 5 1/4''L

Art History

Rudolph de Harak's (American, 19242002) award-winning design for the Museum's shopping bag was introduced at the opening of the new Art Publication Center, now referred to simply as "the bookshop," off the Museum's Great Hall. The shopping bag commemorates a merchandising tradition dating back as far as the existence of the Museum itself. Originally, De Haraks design was printed in three bold colorsblue, yellow, and redto represent the basic pigments for color printing: cyan, yellow, and magenta.

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Description

Our ballpoint pen is based on The Metropolitan Museum of Arts timeless shopping bag design. As fresh as when it first appeared in the late 1970s, Rudolph de Harak's (American, 19242002) award-winning design has become an American icon. More than one million bags are printed every year, making it one of the most visible symbols of the Museum.

Ballpoint, black ink, medium point type, 1mm tip. Twist action. Brass barrel and clip with printed lacquer and silver overlay. 5 1/4''L. Gift boxed.

Refillable. Uses Schmidt P900 or standard Parker refill.





  • Brass barrel and clip with printed lacquer and silver overlay
  • Refillable. Uses Schmidt P900 or standard Parker refill
  • Twist action
  • Ballpoint
  • Black ink, medium point type, 1mm tip
  • Gift boxed
  • 5 1/4''L




Art History

Rudolph de Harak's (American, 19242002) award-winning design for the Museum's shopping bag was introduced at the opening of the new Art Publication Center, now referred to simply as "the bookshop," off the Museum's Great Hall. The shopping bag commemorates a merchandising tradition dating back as far as the existence of the Museum itself. Originally, De Haraks design was printed in three bold colorsblue, yellow, and redto represent the basic pigments for color printing: cyan, yellow, and magenta.


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