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Dezfouli reed for Arabic calligraphy qalam pen - unopened and uncut
Dezfouli reed for Arabic calligraphy qalam pen - unopened and uncut
Dezfouli reed for Arabic calligraphy qalam pen - unopened and uncut
Dezfouli reed for Arabic calligraphy qalam pen - unopened and uncut

Dezfouli reed for Arabic calligraphy qalam pen - unopened and uncut

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Dezfouli qalams are made from reeds growing in Dezfoul region.  After harvesting, the lengthy curing process of the reeds ensures they are very supple and easy to cut making them a pen of choice even for present day masters of Arabic calligraphy. This 'seasoning' also gives Dezfouli reeds their beautiful colours - from hues of red, different shades of yellow, brown or even black.

 

Each reed is supplied unopened and uncut. Reeds are of different diameter and length (18-25 cm) and will be sent at random when ordered. 

To increase the time between cuts, use water-based inks and always clean the nib after use.