When was the Quill Invented?

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It is believed that the quill was invented around the 16th to 17th century. Fountain and fiber tipped pens are most commonly used today, but there are still some writers who use the quill.
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It is thought that the quill pen was invented somewhere around the 16th to 17th century. The quill pen is a symbol used by many writers. Although the fountain and fiber tipped pens have replaced the quill, many still use quills for special writing projects. You can find out more information here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pen - Cached - Similar
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No single person can be credited with inventing the writing quill. However, the quill does have a long and interesting history, and it was the primary writing instrument for most
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It was invented around the year 700 in Seville, Spain. No one knows exactly who invented it, it may have been more than one person.
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The writing instrument that dominated for the longest period in history (over one-thousand years) was the quill pen. Introduced around 700 A.D. the quill is a pen made from a bird
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There have been many tools for writing used before quills, including styluses, ink brushes, types of pencil and many styles of lithography (printing).
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