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Pen #2608   Stainless Sheaffer No Nonsense   mint Left Oblique nib!    $87

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: stainless
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  cartridge/converter
              converter included
Point:  Left oblique
Imprint:   Size:  5.1"
COMMENTS:   I've had a number of these pens over the years.   They're relatively uncommon, and as far as I can tell, they were originally sold only as a rollerball, but they are easily converted to a fountain pen..  This one obviously has been converted, and just for fun I've installed a nice writing NOS 1mm left oblique Prelude nib in the NN section.  Piston converter included.

Pen #2580      Sheaffer Triumph Crest     SOLD

Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see comments Filler: plunger
Point:  fine
Imprint:  excellent Size:  5.4"
COMMENTS This is a gorgeous pen, and very nice writing too,  The Triumph Crest was made in the early 1940s  the first generation of Triumph nib pens. Crest pens have a gold filled cap, with the white dot on the end of the blind cap.  There are a few small dents on the very top of the cap, two small flea bites on the side of the cap - you have to look for them.  I've been sorely tempted to keep this pen -  nib though an extra fine writes very nicely.  A great pen, that I found comfortable to use.  The pen has a plunger filler, recently restored with our long life synthetic rubber materials, which should give many years of service.  We recommend a bit of  silicone grease on the rod so that moves freely.  We sell small jars of the same grease used in the shop for $5.

Pen #2607  Reverse trim Sheaffer Jr    $87

Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see comments Filler:  lever
Point: extra fine semi flex
Imprint:  excellent Size:  5.0"
COMMENTS The Sheaffer Jr. is  the smaller version,  of the Balance pens.  Not the smallest, but thinner and  more of a ladies pen.  There is a little wear to the plating on the lever, and at the top of the clip.  It actually looks worse in the picture than it really is.  The nib is marked  Sheaffer Junior and is an extra fine semi flex.  i.e. not the usual manifold nib, but neither is it a full flex nib.  Nice clean little pen.

Pen #2611  Sheaffer Sovereign    $147

Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal:  excellent Material: Forticel
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see comments Filler:  plunger
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  excellent Size:  5.0"
COMMENTS  There is some confusing about whether this is a Sovereign or a Statesman - open , larger nib, no grooves cut in the cap band, which is also shorter,  likely Forticel plastic,...  Sovereign.  Whatever the case, it's a later production, as in 1949-1950 version of the pen  Fully restored, the plunger done the right way with synthetic rubber that will last a good long time.  There is a little ripple of the plastic over the cap insert, not uncommon on these pen.  Decent transparency to the section.   Clean trim, no brassing, and a nice extra fine nib.

Pen #2606  1005S  gold plated fluted  slim Targa    $117

Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal:  excellent Material: gold plated
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see comments Filler:  cartridge/converter
               converter included
Point: fine
Imprint Size:  5.4"
COMMENTS This pen dates from about the year that Robyn and I got married.  Gold plated fluted pattern, NOS nib, and an original slim converter  upgraded with a new PVC sac installed. (there's half the price of the pen!)   The nib is to the best of my knowledge NOS, though it has been tested.   The cap is engraved  Bank of Boston.  

Pen #2590     9041 Brown Leather Look Legacy   Right Oblique nib    $297

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: gold plated
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  cartridge/converter
               converter included
Point:   right oblique  stub
Imprint Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS One of the more unusual finishes, the  leather look Legacy  Heritage dates from around  2004.  It is a textured lacquer finish - not leather or plastic.  The nib is a NOS right oblique stub.  The pen comes with one of the red end (PVC sac) converters.  

Pen #2507        Sheaffer Saratoga snorkel      $137

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: Forticel
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  initials  JLL engraved
              on the cap band.
Filler: snorkel
Point:  medium
Imprint:  excellent Size:  5.6"
COMMENTS  The Sheaffer Saratoga was one of three open nib model pens.   Sheaffer was pushing their Triumph nib pens, so the open nib pens didn't get a white dot, though everything except the nib unit and snorkel tube was the same.  The same. ...except no dot.    In these pens the most commonly found nibs are fine and extra fine nibs, but note that this one's is a medium.  This pen is in excellent condition, fully restored, and of course a PVC sac has been installed instead of latex, so it won't fail and leak if you use a fancy ink in it.   It should last a good long time even if you don't!   

Pen #2602     Montblanc 84    fine cursive italic nib    $567

Overall Grade: excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: gold plated
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  piston
Point:  fine cursive italic
Imprint Size:  5.3"
COMMENTS  The Montblanc 84  was one of Montblanc's "new" pens in the late 60s.  The finish is rolled gold (not solid gold, but heavier than gold plating),  with a gold nib.  The nib in this pen is a semi-flex fine cursive italic.   There are a couple of marks on the grip knob, but no dents, no dings, no brassing.     It comes with the original box, no papers.   

Pen #2609   4 color Lamy 2000 ballpoint     $67
speedline filler

Overall Grade: excellent
Metal:  cellent Material: Makrolon
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  none Filler:  ballpoint
Point:  na
Imprint Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS  Sorting through stuff in my pen collection, I came across this Lamy 4 color BP.  I have to admit, I never use a ballpoint unless I forgot my pen (rare) or I absolutely have to.  There is no point in my keeping the pen, so out the door it goes.  A 4 colors write freely, so the refills are good, and the pen hasn't been used much at all.  No promises though on how long they will write.  The pen uses the Schmidt mini BP refills

Pen #2610       Lamy 2000 BP and 0.5mm pencil       $157

Overall Grade: excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: Makrolon
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  piston
Point:  fine
Imprint:   Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS  The Lamy 2000 has been in production since some time in the 1960s with little change in design.  They're excellent pens, and tough.  This has been in my collection for some time, and I've found that it rarely gets used, out it goes to someone who will give it the love it deservs.  The nib (as you would expect for a pen in my collection) is a nice, very smooth fine.  The pencil is 0.5mm.  I'm selling them as a set only.  Some techie will want a good pencil to go with their  pen, I know.   Both in nearly excellent condition.  In the box with papers and outer sleeve.  The outer sleeve is worn taped.  But you're buying the set, not the box, right?

Pen #2575        40s Duofold   Sr.        $197

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see comments Filler:  vacumatic
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  extra fine
               4th quarter 1945
Size:  5.3"
COMMENTS The  40s Duofold was made along side the Vacumatic through WWII, keeping the Duofold name alive, but really was a Vacumatic.  The filler was a plastic  Vacumatic filler, the parts of this pen are identical in size with the Vacumatic Major - event the cap band is the same.  But it didn't have the arrow clip or nib.  This pen has a monotone "V" nib,    The imprint is in "extra fine" condition - quite readable, but not crisp.  The cap band has a couple of very small flea bites, but no dents.   No brassing to the clip or cap band.   I carried the pen for a while,  and I found it to be a nice writing extra fine.   Fully restored.  

Pen #2595        Early 1946 Vac  Parker 51    $157

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material:  Lucite
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  vacumatic
Point:   fine
Imprint: excellent
      1st quarter 1946
Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS:  This is going to get a little confusing here since we have black Lustraloy cap Parker 51 pens.   THIS pen was made in 1946 when Parker was two years away from the move away from the Vacumatic filler system.   It has the vacumatic filler, and the  blue diamond clip.  I would describe the nib is a fine, bordering on extra fine.    Fully restored, the cap refrosted, and  an original jewel.  Make sure that you specify the pen number and that  you want the 1946 Parker 51 when you order so that you get the right one.

Pen #2594         transitional black Parker 51    $147

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material:  Lucite
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   Filler:  vacumatic
Point:   fine
Imprint:  extra fine
        1st quarter 1948
Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS:  The only difference between this pen and #2596 is the cap.  Its still a Vacumatic 51, still 1st quarter 1948, but I would be willing to bet that it goes closer to the end of the quarter because it  has the aerometric cap and clip.  The pen has what I would call a fine nib, bordering on extra fine.  Original frosting and jewel.  Fully restored.    Make sure that you  give the right pen number, and say that you want the vacumatic cap 1948 Parker 51 so that we get the right pen to you!

Pen #2554      clipless  Sheaffer Tuckaway     $137

Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal:  extra fine Material: celluloid
Nib condition:   excellent Flaws: see description Filler:  plunger
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  excellent Size:  4.5"
COMMENTS  The war time Triumph pens have a short section and the wide cap band.  The Tuckaway is usually found without a clip, as is the case with this one. The caps for the full size pen fit if you want a clip on your pen.  The barrel on this one has nice transparency and a clean imprint.. There is a small dimple on the cap band.  No brassing.  Fully restored with our high grade, long life rubber materials









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