Best-selling novel and hit film The Da Vinci Code
has inspired top pen maker Dante Del Vecchio to craft a new $1,600 writing tool, which he's handing out to select celebrities at the Cannes Film Festival in France. The Visconti founder came up with the idea for the handcrafted pen after reading Dan Brown's hit book and felt Cannes would be the ideal place to launch it.
The pens feature a hidden numbered code that help solve a riddle readers of the book will be familiar with. Visconti will offer the first person to uncover the riddle a solid gold ink well.
, Elton John
and Sofia Coppola
are among the stars Del Vecchio has given one of the pens to.
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