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J. Herbin - India Ink 50ml Black


J. Herbin is the oldest name in ink production in the world. By 1700, the company was producing 'l'Encre de la Tete Noire,' followed by the 'Perle des Encres' (The Pearl of Inks) and 'l'Encre des Vaisseaux' (The Ink of Ships).

Herbin Indian ink has a high lacquer concentration. It can be used with nib or brush and becomes shiny when drying. It is indelible, and solvent resistant.

Not recommended for fountain pens.

This inks principal component is the lacquer found in the Punjab region. Artists appreciate the permanency of its color. 

  • Shellac type lacquer dries to a nice shine
  • Great permanency of color
  • indelible and solvent resistant
  • fast drying time.
  • Available in Black Colour only