Vinta Inks Harlequin [Bodabil 1920] shimmering fountain pen ink in a 30 mL glass bottle. Vinta Inks Harlequin Bodabil 1920 is a dark purple fountain pen ink with green sheen. (Yes, green sheen)!
In 1920, a Filipino entertainer by the name of Luis Borromeo who just returned from North America came back to the Philippines and organized what became the first Filipino bodabil company. He coined the company “vod-a-vil” which became popularly known by its Filipinized name Bodabil. This dark purple shade with strong green sheen evokes the colorful costumes of harlequin figures.
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