|Accordion Filling - simple and reliable|
Back in 1980's based in Leningrad / former name of Saint Petersburg / factory produced most of the fountain pens in middle range as well as some luxury ones. SOYUZ / in Russian - СОЮЗ - Union / pens were considered the top choice when it comes to choose pen both durable and good looking.
|Cap top and signed clip|
Blind cap reveals the accordion filling push button. Made transparent, its another way of telling whether there is any ink inside and what color is it. Black rubber sac is glued to the button and the connector and houses the breather tube.
|Cap signed "Ленинград"|
Hooded steel nib allows some flex, but is a little "scratchy".