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Parker Duofold Baby Lady - Gold Fill - Midget

Stock number: 5794

Parker Duofold Baby Lady - Gold Fill - Midget

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Medium nib, Button fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Gold Fill Overlay
c1920

£165.00
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This small, but perfectly formed, vintage fountain pen was made by Parker in the early 1920’s. It is a gold fill overlay Baby Lady Duofold – sometimes called the “Midget” and quite a rare pen. It follows the button filling style of the Parker Duofolds of the period and has the innovative Parker “Lucky Curve” feed. Also in common with the fashion of the period it has a ring on the top of the cap rather than a clip. This enabled ladies to wear it on a ribbon or chain around the neck or gentlemen to hang it from a watch chain. The text around the cap lip states “Parker Fountain Pen Gold Filled Patented” and the medium point nib text states “Parker Lucky Curve Pen Made in U.S.A.” As its name suggests it is very small measuring 84mm with cap on and 106mm with cap on barrel end. As such it will require refilling more often than a full size fountain pen. Three alternating design panels interrupted on one side by the clear personalization lozenge enhance the gold fill overlay. Condition is good with only minor age wear. A delightful vintage Parker fountain pen to either add to a collection or 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. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout and filling instructions will be sent with your order. My apologies that the quality of the photograph is not as good as I would like and this will be rectified as soon as possible.

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Parker Duofold Centennial MkI - Black

Stock number: 5804

Parker Duofold Centennial MkI - Black

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Medium Italic nib, Twist fill fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Black
1988

£220.00
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This not so very vintage fountain pen was made by Parker in 1988. It is a Parker Duofold Centennial. In the words of the Parker launch brochure in 1987 “It captures the classic elegance and style that made the original Duofold a design landmark of the 1920’s.” This larger size Duofold measures 13.6mm longwith cap on and 17.1mm long with cap on barrel end. The polished Black finish contrasts well with the 23k gold plated trim. The cap has one thin and one broad cap band and the early Parker Centennial shorter, flatter arrow clip. It also has impressed on it the Parker date code of IE – for 1988. The cap crown has no decal which suggests it was originally made for corporate hospitality use but was not branded. The two tone 18k Parker “arrow” nib has a medium italic point (No.94). It has a converter filling system so you can use either a Parker ink cartridge or bottle ink. Condition is good with only minor age wear. It is a substantial and attractive fountain pen which will provide many years of writing service and is a fine tribute to the original Duofolds of the 1920’s and 1930’s. It has been bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection will be carried out before despatch. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout where you are also able to select your payment method.

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Waterman Overlay Rose-Ripple 9ct Gold - Line and Dot

Stock number: 5677

Waterman Overlay Rose-Ripple 9ct Gold - Line and Dot

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Medium to Slightly Broad nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Rose-Ripple 9ct Gold Overlay
1923

£695.00
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This substantial vintage fountain pen was made by Waterman in the 1920’s. The 9ct gold overlay on hard rubber is in a rare and attractive pattern called “Line and Dot”. The added attraction of this particular example is that the gold is overlaid on a hard rubber in a pattern Waterman called “Ripple” in a colour they termed “Ripple Rose”. It is this combination of 9ct overlay line and dot pattern on Ripple-Rose which makes it an exceptionally rare example. Until this time vulcanized rubber was only available in black but Waterman perfected a method of incorporating a colour. The range included  “Ripple Blue-Green, “Ripple Olive” and this the “Ripple-Rose”. Waterman advertisements of the period stated “Nothing so beautiful in pens has ever been produced before” . The cap has a Waterman ball ended “Clip Cap” of the period. The barrel gold markings state“FDW 9 375” (rubbed) and hallmark for London 1923. FDW stands for Frank D. Waterman. His uncle, Lewis E. Waterman, was the founder of Waterman in 1888 - it was his nephew Frank who became the company ambassador abroad. He was entrusted with the distribution of Waterman pens in England via the London stationer L.G. Sloane. Normally you would find more markings around the smooth tapered area at the bottom of the barrel but these have been smoothed off over time. The medium flexible nib writes a wet line and states “Waterman’s Ideal REg.U.S. PAT. OFF. 2 Made in U.S.A.”. Condition is good with a minor ding on the crown of the cap. It is also worth noting, as you will see from the montage, that the personalization lozenge is engraved with the initials “FCP” – this is reflected in the price. Its weight is 26grams and it measures 140mm with cap on and 173mm with cap on barrel end. This is a rare and exceptional vintage fountain pen, evocative of its era of style and elegance and it will sit well in a vintage fountain pen collection. It is also suitable to use everyday. 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 where you are also able to select your payment method.

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Parker 51 Special Edition - Vista Blue - Empire Cap

Stock number: 5803

Parker 51 Special Edition - Vista Blue - Empire Cap

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Fine - Medium nib, Twist fill fill system.
Condition: Mint
Colour: Parker Vista Blue
2002

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This Mint Special Edition fountain pen was released in England by Parker in 2002 with the words “...sixty years after the launch of the original, the new Parker “51” Special Edition takes an original steeped in history and combines it with the cutting edge technology of the 21st century.*” The original “51” sold more than 20 million units over a 30 year period. It is a recognised design landmark and many are still in use today. Two limited edition models were released in 2002 – the Special Edition Black with its two tone gold plating on white metal and this, the Special Edition Vista Blue with its all white metal “Empire State” cap with 23k gold plated trim and 18k fine to medium nib. The cap design (also known as Icicle) first featured on a Parker 51 cap in 1942. Both cap crown and barrel end carry the redesigned Parker pearl grey “jewels”. The famous Parker arrow clip features their “blue diamond” insignia. Filling is via an ink cartridge or the fitted twist fill converter. As  you will see from the montage, it comes with its original deluxe simulated snakeskin box similar to that used for the “51’ in the 1950’s and the Special Edition booklet carrying a brief history of the Parker “51” advertising for the period. The booklet includes a certificate of authenticity. Also available is the black cardboard outer box in fair/good condition (some wear to the underside), the original box of ink cartridges and a Parker polishing cloth. This Special Edition fountain pen is in its original un-inked condition. It will feel very much at home in a fountain pen collection or pressed into service as an everyday writer.

 

 

*Source - Parker Special Edition marketing material published in August 2002.

 

  

 

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Conway Stewart No.58 Burgundy Hatch Set

Stock number: 5785

Conway Stewart No.58 Burgundy Hatch Set

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Fine to Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Conway Burgundy Hatch
c1953

£185.00
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This lever filling vintage fountain pen and pencil set was made by Conway Stewart, in England around 1953. The pattern is called Burgundy Hatch and the model, a No.58, was near the top of their range. As you will see from the photograph the fountain pen cap has one medium and two thin rolled gold bands and the distinctive Conway diamond clip. The barrel carries the original Conway lever and a good imprint stating “Conway Stewart 58 – Made in England”. The fine to medium point gold nib states “DURO Conway Stewart 14ct Gold” The matching expel/repel pencil is also in full working order and carries the Conway clip and one medium and two thin rolled gold bands. The text on the pencil reads “The Conway No.33 – Conway Stewart London”. Replacement lead size is 1.18mm and Yard O Led will suffice. Condition on both items is good with only minor age wear to the trim, primarily to the pencil as is evident in the montage where the pencil clip has been repaired. They come in the original Conway gift box that is in good condition apart from a scuff mark on the rear. The No.58 is a chunky pen measuring 129mm with cap on and 159mm with cap on barrel end. The pencil is also129mm long. A good example of Conway Stewart at their best, this attractive vintage pen and pencil set, in the original box, is suitable to either add to a collection or use as an everyday workhorse. 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, if you prefer an alternative box, then a gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout where you can select your method of payment.

 

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Sheaffer Bright Green Jade Ring Top

Stock number: 5350

Sheaffer Bright Green Jade Ring Top

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Fine to Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Bright Green Jade
c1929

£95.00
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This ring top lever filling vintage fountain pen was made by Sheaffer in America in the late 1920’s. In common with the fashion at the time it has a ring on the top of the cap rather than a clip. It was designed to take a ribbon or chain through the cap ring, which enabled a lady to wear it around the neck or a gentleman to hang it from a watch chain. The colour is called bright green jade – a deep jade which is pleasantly offset by the black edging on the cap top and barrel bottom. The cap has two gold fill cap bands. The barrel imprint states “W.A. Sheaffer Pen Co. Pat.Aug 25.08 Fort Madison JA USA Dec.10,12 Jan 27-Oct20-Nov.24.14”  The fine to medium point firm Sheaffer nib states “Sheaffer 5-30” and is a pleasure to use. Condition is overall is good – it has retained its colour well with only minor changes where the cap has covered the barrel and a couple of pin point indentations on either side of the lever – this is reflected in the price. A small but slightly chunky pen, it measures 117mm with cap on (excluding ring) and 148mm with cap on barrel end. An attractive late 1920’s fountain pen from a well respected manufacturer reflecting its era of elegance and style. It is once again ready to be put into service as an everyday workhorse or to add to 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 on request at checkout.

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Mentmore Autoflow - Brown Gold Marble

Stock number: 5845

Mentmore Autoflow - Brown Gold Marble

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Medium nib, Lever fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Brown and Gold Marble
c1935

£75.00
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This lever filling vintage fountain pen was made in England c1935 by the Mentmore Manufacturing Co. Ltd. The model is called the “Auto-flow” and at the time it was very popular as a middle market pen. The model was available in a range of marble colours. This particular example is in brown and gold pearl. The cap has the original Mentmore rolled gold ball ended clip with the Mentmore logo. The barrel imprint is good and reads “Mentmore Auto-flow – Made in England”. It also states “Patent Applied For” which means it must be an early version of this model. Condition is good with only minor age wear. The warranted medium point nib states “Warranted14ct 1st Quality”. A slightly chunky vintage pen in good condition, it measures 125mm with cap on and 160mm with cap on barrel end. It is suitable for everyday use or to add to a “start-up” 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 where you can select your method of payment.

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Swan - Snakeskin - Chrome Trim

Stock number: 5670

Swan - Snakeskin - Chrome Trim

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

£115.00
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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 cap crown carries the “Swan” emblem and the lip one thin cap band. The nib is a Swan No.1” - 14ct. with a medium to slightly broad nib with some flex. A medium sized pen it measures 125mm with cap on and 155mm with cap on barrel end. Condition is good with minimal age wear. An unusual 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 where you are also able to select your payment method.

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Sheaffer Targa Garnet Red Ronce Set

Stock number: 5763

Sheaffer Targa Garnet Red Ronce Set

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Medium nib, Cartridge fill system.
Condition: Good
Colour: Garnet Red Ronce with GP Trim
c1994

£135.00
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This vintage fountain pen and ballpoint set forms part of the successful Targa range - a very successful model produced by the Sheaffer Pen Company in the U.S.A. - this particular example, issued between 1988 and 1996, has a Garnet Red Ronce lacquer finish with gold plated trim and black inlay on both ends of the fountain pen and the crown of the ballpoint. The fountain pen sports the stylish Sheaffer 14ct gold inlaid nib with a medium point which states "Sheaffer 585 14k". As you will see from the montage there is minimum age wear. Note that the ballpoint has small marks on the gold plated trim of the tip. As you would expect they both have the Sheaffer "Lifetime" dot on the clip. The fountain pen is filled by fitting a Sheaffer ink cartridge. As with most ink cartridges when first fitting you will need to give it a squeeze to push the ink through to the feed. It will also take a standard international size ink cartridge. It measures 138 mm with cap on and 165mm with cap on barrel end. The ballpoint is a twist expel/repel system and is 130mm long. It has a black ink refill in place that seems to be working well. The Targa range is fast becoming highly collectable and, with its large range of finishes, is an interesting model to collect. The fountain pen is a good writer and a pleasure to use everyday. All fountain pens are professionally serviced by Vintage Fountain Pens Inc. and bench tested prior to offering for sale. A further inspection is carried out before despatch. A gift box is available free of charge on request at checkout. 

Ref: http://www.sheaffertarga.com

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Parker Duofold De Luxe - Black and Pearl

Stock number: 5822

Parker Duofold De Luxe - Black and Pearl

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Very Fine nib, Button fill system.
Condition: Very Good
Colour: Parker Black and Pearl
c1932

£155.00
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This Parker Duofold De Luxe vintage fountain pen in a Black and Pearl finish was made in Canada around 1932 and is a classic Parker fountain pen of the period. The cap sports the gold plated Parker branded ball ended clip and has three cap bands, the middle one being broader than the others and denoting the De Luxe version. The barrel imprint reads “Geo. S. Parker Duofold Made in Canada”. The Canadian Parker nib has a smooth fine point that reads “Parker Duofold Pen 18ct Canada”. You will note from the montage that the barrel is darker than the cap and this is due to age ambering – a common occurrence with this model – nonetheless it remains a very attractive vintage Parker. Condition is good with a crisp imprint and only minor age wear. 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. It is a medium length and chunky pen measuring 127mm with cap on and 155mm with cap on barrel end. So a classic vintage fountain pen, from an excellent manufacturer at the height of their powers of production and design. It is suitable to use as an everyday writer or to add to 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. A gift box is available free of charge on request at check out where you are also able to select your payment method.

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