Mount Vesuvio, located on the Gulf of Naples in Italy, is best known for its eruption in AD 79 that destroyed the Roman city of Pompeii. It is regarded as one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the world due to its proximity to over 3 million people. Mount Vesuvio is the only volcano in Europe to have erupted in the last 100 years. The great power of nature is expressed in this collection, with fine writing instruments that detail the great hues of lava and ash. Each pen is paired with chrome accents to emphasize the bold textures of the pen’s pattern, and serves as a reminder for the most iconic volcano in history.