At Manuscript Pen Company we pride ourselves as being known as ‘The Calligraphy Company’ but that is only part of the story. We invite you to explore our website and learn more about us, our products and passion for writing, drawing, colouring & crafting.

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Manuscript Pen Co Ltd are a family owned British brand nearly 25 years in the making, with steel pen manufacturing experience of over 150 years. Our history, via D.Leonardt & Co, goes back as far as 1856.

Today the head office and factory is based in Shropshire, England, where we specialise in the development, production and sale of calligraphy fountain pens, dip pens and nibs.

Manuscript’s wide product range also includes seals and sealing wax, gifts, general pens and markers. Our products can be found worldwide in Art, Craft & Gift Stores, The Educational Sectors, Stationery Stores, Department Stores and Online shops including now our very own dedicated Ecommerce site.


Calligraphy Pens

From beginner sets to Italic marker pens and Quills, Manuscript products are ideal for budding calligraphers to experience a range of quality nibs and inks whilst learning the art of calligraphy.

Wax Seal

Add a personal touch to any Wedding invitation, birthday card, gift tag or envelope with a wax seal. With a wide selection of sealing wax colours and brass stamp designs available, there is a seal for every occasion.

Writing & Colouring Pens

A range of essential writing and colouring pens right here. Shop fountain pens, children's felt tip markers, fine liners, handwriting pens, corrector pens and more!

Writing Gift Sets

A range of unique and beautifully presented writing gift sets for men and women. Looking for something different for your wedding stationery or as a Christmas gift, we have just the set!

Trade Account Login

Click here for existing online trade accounts. You will be directed to a login page where you can purchase products in bulk using our secure online shopping portal.


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Trade Events

CreativeWorld 2017

Manuscript exhibits at some of the key trade shows and events across the world. Click here for more information about upcoming dates...


Your Manuscript

Your Manuscript is a creative resource centre where you can view a library of project ideas, tutorials and 'how to' videos on the art of Calligraphy, Wax Seal and other exciting paper crafts!