From the top to the tip the Parker Inflection is beautifully designed and smartly engineered. Rich hues clever detailing and contemporary style combine with high performance and breakthrough ink technology. It's a totally new experience for the eye and hand. It has multiple layers of an intense black lacquer on a stainless steel base. Distinguished contrasting 14K gold plated trim and 23K gold plated nib. Features the exceptionally smooth new Parker Ball Pen refills and a high quality twist action mechanism.