‘Splendor’ Created and Designed by Phunky Paradox Wear a piece of American history with these authentic steel R. Esterbrook pen nibs (est. 1858), which dangle for all to admire from gunmetal filigree caps and silver chain and fish hooks. Full length earrings (pictured) measure 2 1/4 inches from base of fish hook to tip of pen nib. NEW OPTION! Choose from full chain length or short chain length, for a longer or shorter pair of earrings! (Full 6 link chain pair pictured) Fun fact: The first steel pen nibs manufactured in the United States were by Richard Esterbrook in 1858!