To celebrate the Year of the Monkey, Cross have created an exquisite, hand-crafted pen, marked with a beautiful monkey design, etched into the barrel and finished off with 23 carat gold plate. The ballpoint pen has a swivel-action propel/repel action and a medium point. The Year of the Monkey is 9th in the order of the zodiac cycle. Those born under the sign are recognised for their active, energetic spirits and magnetic personalities. They have the versatility, creativity, intelligence and strategic prowess that are the mark of the sign. This stunning pen is has a lifetime mechanical guarantee and is presented in a stylish gift box.