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Waterman Lady Patricia - Moss Agate

Stock number: 5579

Waterman Lady Patricia - Moss Agate

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Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Very Good
Colour: Moss Agate
c1930

£155.00
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This vintage pen, which Waterman called the Lady Patricia, was created in 1930 for the female hand, following the successful sales of the Waterman Patrician range – a much larger fountain pen aimed primarily at the male market. The Stationery Trades’ Journal of the time (November 1930) praised its “slender careful lines and smart modish colour”. It was marketed as having a “smart, modern, feminine cap clasp – holding the pen securely in place, even in the most crowded handbag.” The first Lady Patricia was presented to Miss Amy Johnson (1903-1941) the English female aviator who carried a Waterman fountain pen during her daring solo flight from England to Australia. It was marketed in a range of patterns – this pattern, called Moss Agate, is a very attractive combination of autumnal colours of green and brown. The cap top, clip, single decorated cap band and lever are gold fill. It has its original Waterman nib with a smooth medium point which reads "Waterman's Ideal Canada 2". This delightful vintage pen is in very good condition with a crisp barrel imprint which states “Waterman’s Fountain Pen, Made in Canada” and a cap imprint which reads “Waterman’s Made in Canada”. It measures 11cm with cap on and 13.7cm with cap on barrel end. It is a true reflection of its period and will not only provide many years of writing pleasure but will be equally at home in a vintage fountain pen collection. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

 

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Parker No.50 -Falcon - Matte Brown

Stock number: 5690

Parker No.50 -Falcon - Matte Brown

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Medium nib, Cartridge fill system.
Condition: Very Good
Colour: Matte Brown
c1981

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This unusual and stylish late vintage fountain pen, part of a recently purchased collection, was made by Parker between 1978 and 1982. It was termed the Parker “50” or Parker "Falcon". The nib is an integral part of the section and on its launch Parker advertised it as the second pen without a separate nib – the first being the quill. Its sleek, elegant styling is quite distinctive and the polished nib section is pleasantly offset by the two tone overall brushed metal finish and gold plated section ring and Parker arrow clip. This, the Matte Brown version, believed to have been issued in 1981, is quite rare. It is a slim, elegant pen measuring 13.3cm with cap on and 14.4cm with cap on barrel end. The text around the cap lip states “Parker Made in England AC”. This particular example is a Parker ink cartridge fill. Condition is very good as can be seen in the montage. It is an ideal pen to add to a vintage fountain pen collection or to use as an everyday writer if you like a smooth medium nib. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

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Parker Premier MkI - Grey and Red Flecks

Stock number: 5646

Parker Premier MkI - Grey and Red Flecks

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Medium nib, Button fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Grey and Red Flecks
c1932

£120.00
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This button filling vintage fountain pen was made by Parker in Canada in the early 1930’s. It is typical of Parker pens of the period with its ball ended clip and button filling system. It differs from the Parker Duofold in that it is slightly slimmer and the cap and barrel have stepped ends. It is called the Parker Premier (MkI) and is similar to the Parker “Moderne” (you will find an example in the archive section) but longer and broader. This example was made in Canada where the alternative name for it was a “Duette Snr” – the “Moderne” was called “Duette Jnr.”. It forms part of Parker’s “thrift time” output and is quite rare to find today. The colour combination was called simply Grey and Red Flecks – which you would have to agree, if a little unimaginative, describes the pattern. It is not uncommon to find an English nib in a Canadian pen of this period and that is the case in this example – although it is not the original nib  - it states “Parker 14k England 10.4” and has a smooth medium point. Condition is good overall with some brassing on the trim and some surface marks on the blind cap. It measures 12.5cm with cap on and 14.4cm with cap on barrel end. An interesting and quite rare vintage pen suitable for everyday use or to add to a collection as a good example of Parker thrift time pens of the period. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge upon request at checkout.

 

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Conway Stewart No. 388 - Black

Stock number: 7051

Conway Stewart No. 388 - Black

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Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Black with Rolled Gold Trim
c1939

£75.00
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This Conway Stewart No. 388 was made in England around 1939. The black finish highlights the rolled gold of the original Conway cap clip and three cap bands. The body has the original Conway lever and carries the inscription “Conway Stewart 388” along the barrel (with the model number on the 2nd line). Towards the bottom of the barrel are the words “Made in England”. Condition is good with only minor age wear. The nib is a Conway 14ct with a smooth medium point. It states “Conway Stewart 14ct Gold”. This is a classic vintage fountain pen in an attractive finish from a good English manufacturer. It measures 12.5cm with cap on and 15.8cm with cap on barrel end. It is an ideal pen to use as an everyday writer. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

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Parker Duofold Junior - Lapis

Stock number: 5644

Parker Duofold Junior - Lapis

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Broad nib, Button fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Lapis Blue
c1930

£135.00
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This Parker Duofold Junior fountain pen was made in Canada around 1930 and is a classic Parker fountain pen of the period. The attractive finish termed “Lapis Blue” was extremely popular at the time and remains so today. It is a short but chunky vintage pen measuring 11.5cm with cap on and 14.5cm with cap on barrel end. The cap sports the original gold plated Parker ball ended clip and two medium gold plated cap bands. The barrel imprint states “Geo S. Parker, Made in Canada, Parker Duofold”. It has a smooth broad Parker nib which reads “Parker Duofold Pen Canada C”. It fills by unscrewing the blind cap at the bottom of the barrel and pressing in the metal button – then releasing – leaving the nib in the ink for 5-10 seconds to allow ink to enter the interior sac. This classic Parker vintage fountain pen is in good working order with only minor age wear including some brassing to the trim. It is suitable for everyday use, if you prefer a broad nib and so a wet writer, or to add to a vintage fountain pen collection. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless otherwise stated and are bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge on request at check out. 

Reference: Parker Duofold - David Shepherd and Dan Zazove - Surrenden Press 2006

 

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Parker Accession Duofold - Limited Edition

Stock number: 5546

Parker Accession Duofold - Limited Edition

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Medium nib, Cartridge fill system.
Condition: Excellent
Colour: 23 carat Gold Plate
2002

£795.00
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This exceptional vintage fountain pen was created by The Parker Pen Company in Newhaven (holders of the Royal Warrant) in 2002 to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the accession to the throne of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. It is called the Duofold Accession fountain pen (not to be confused with the Sonnet Special Jubilee Edition). With a limited edition of 1,952 made available worldwide and only 100 of those released in the UK, (this example is number 1,598) it is a writing instrument of exceptional quality and design. It has a matt 23 carat gold plated finish on cap and barrel and both bear the etched inscription “Queen Elizabeth II by the Grace of God, Queen of this Realm and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith’. It also has a 23 carat gold trim and section and a 1.5 carat amethyst set in the crown of the cap. It has a specially created nib, which has a medium point, and is engraved ER II. The bottom of the barrel has the Jubilee logo. It comes, as you will see from the montage, with its Certificate of Authenticity. Not shown, but also included, is the accompanying booklet containing images from the Queen’s 50 year reign. Condition is excellent. The nib appears to have been dipped in ink and wiped but the pen has not been filled. It is being sold complete with the original packaging, including the outer box, the original box of ink cartridges and bottle ink filler unit. It was purchased by a Parker employee as a “staff sale” in 2002. Whilst not a fountain pen of great age, it was released to commemorate the service of a great Queen and is as unique as its namesake. It will be an exceptional addition to a fountain pen collection.

Source: Journal of the Writing Equipment Society, No.63, Spring 2002 and Parker advertising of the period.

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Parker 51 Duo - Forest Green

Stock number: 5724

Parker 51 Duo - Forest Green

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Medium nib, Aerometric fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Parker Forest Green
c1948

£160.00
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This vintage fountain pen and pencil set, part of a recently puchased collection, was made by Parker in America in the late 1940’s. The aerodynamic design of the "51" has made it a classic and the plaudits it has received over the years both in terms of design and reliability are well deserved. It has been marketed as 51…the world’s most wanted pen”. This particular “51” fountain pen and pencil set has a body colour which Parker termed “Forest Green” - a very dark green and a “51” colour which is quite rare to find today. The cap of the fountain pen is in a smooth polished metal with the Parker branding around the lip of the cap and the light grey Parker “jewel” on the cap crown. The Forest Green barrel covers the aerometric (squeezebox) filling unit the text of which states: “Parker 51 To fill press ribbed bar firmly 4 times. Use dry writing superchrome ink holding pen point down, wipe point with soft tissue. The Parker Pen Co. Made in U.S.A.” The Parker 51 nib has a medium smooth point and reads “Parker Made in U.S.A. RU 1948”. The Forest Green pencil has a matching polished metal cap and the light grey Parker “jewel” on the cap crown. It is a repeater style pencil which is operated by pushing the cap down on the barrel to expose more lead. Both the fountain pen and the pencil are in good condition with only minor age wear. The fountain pen measures 13.5cm with cap on and 16.4cm with cap on barrel end. The pencil is 13.2cm long.  “51”’s are always a good workhorse - suitable for everyday use and, particularly in this colour, for adding to a “51” collection. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

Source: Parker “51” – David and Mark Shepherd.

 
 

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Waterman 0512VP - Basketweave

Stock number: 5645

Waterman 0512VP - Basketweave

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Medium to Broad nib, Eyedropper fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Gold Fill Overlay
c1915

£275.00
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This fine gold fill filigree overlay vintage eye-dropper filling fountain pen was made by Waterman between 1910 and 1916. The eyedropper filling system was used by Waterman up to 1928. The gold fill filigree overlay pattern is called “Basketweave” and was produced in both a gold fill and sterling silver finish. The gold fill is overlaid on hard rubber, the base material used for a large number of fountain pens at the time. You will note that the far end of the barrel is clear of overlay (as it should be). Engraved into the hard rubber at the very bottom of the barrel is the model number “0512 VP”. It is a clipless model and the “VP” is a Waterman code for Vest Pocket – indicating that it was anticipated that this pen would be carried in a man’s vest pocket – at the time Waterman produced leather pen holders to fit vest pockets to carry the pen upright. At the bottom of the barrel overlay are the words “Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen”. The barrel personalisation lozenge is clear. The rim of the overlay on the screw on cap has the words “Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen”. This vintage pen is filled by unscrewing the nib unit and using an eye-dropper to take ink from an inkwell and dropping it into the barrel of the pen. The nib unit is then screwed back on to seal the ink into the barrel. It comes with a modern day eye-dropper. On test I have found that on first filling it may take a little patience to allow the ink to flow through to the feed and therefore the nib, but once it has you just need to keep the ink topped up in the barrel from time to time. The nib is a Waterman No. 2 with a medium to broad point with some flex and reads “Waterman’s Ideal Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. America 2”. Condition is good with only minor age wear and some brassing to the overlay. It measures 11.5cm with cap on and 14cm with cap on barrel end. It is an elegant but chunky pen with a pleasing weight and balance in the hand. A fine example of a quality Waterman pen of the period, it will grace any vintage fountain pen collection. It is also suitable to use everyday but perhaps more as a desktop item than one to carry in a briefcase or handbag – or even a vest pocket. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order and a gift box is available free of charge upon request at checkout.

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Swan - Silver Grey Snakeskin

Stock number: 5670

Swan - Silver Grey Snakeskin

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Medium to slightly broad nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Swan - Silver Grey
c1938

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This unusual vintage fountain pen was made in England by Mabie Todd & Co. Ltd. under the “Swan” brand name around 1938. It is unusual in that whilst it is a plastic body its finish is in a pattern called “silver grey snakeskin”. There were a series of snakeskin finishes -  blue, green, ruby and silver grey and they are not that easy to find these days in good, and working, order. The design is enhanced by having a chrome lever and trim for the“Swan” clip. The barrel imprint states “Mabie Todd & Co. Ltd., Swan Self Filler – Made in England” – with the “Swan” emblem. The top of the cap also carries the “Swan” emblem. The nib is a Swan No.1” - 14ct. with a medium to slightly broad nib with some flex. A medium sized pen it measures 15.5cm with cap on barrel end and 12.5cm with cap. Condition is good with minimal age wear. An unusual and quite rare vintage fountain pen from an excellent manufacturer. It is suitable to either add to a collection or, with its smooth medium to slightly broad nib, to use as an everyday writer. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

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Conway Stewart No.58 - Tiger Eye

Stock number: 8567

Conway Stewart No.58 - Tiger Eye

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Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Fair-Good
Colour: Light and Dark Brown Brickwork
c1950

£145.00
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This vintage fountain pen was made by Conway Stewart in England in the early 1950’s. The model is a No.58 and it is in the more rare finish of light and dark brown brickwork – which collectors term as “Tiger Eye”. It is an exceptionally attractive finish which catches the light and so it is easy to see how it earned its title. The nib has a smooth medium point and reads “Duro Conway Stewart 14ct. Gold 58” The barrel states “The Conway Stewart No.58”.  The cap, which sports the Conway diamond clip, has one thin cap band and the barrel has the original Conway lever. Condition is fair to good with some age wear to the barrel end and trim. This is reflected in the price. It measures 13 cm with cap on and 15.7cm with cap on barrel end - so a good size vintage pen. This unusual Conway, with its sought after finish, is suitable (even in fair to good condition) to add to a collection or to use as an everyday writer. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. unless stated otherwise and are bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. Filling instructions will be sent with your order. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout.

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