Platinum #3776 Century Ballpoint Pen: Sleek design, comfortable writing balance, smooth flow. Founded in 1919, Platinum Pens is now nearing a full century of achievement. The #3776 “Century” celebrates this approaching anniversary and continues Platinum Pens’ tradition of technological innovation. With Platinum Pens, the pleasure of writing and the use of fine writing instruments will always be evolving. It is well-balanced for a comfortable writing experience, and has an elegant, classic design that is loved by many.