This is the 1992 Montblanc Ernest Hemingway – the first in Montblanc’s Writer’s Edition series. The Hemingway is a piston-filler, Limited Edition in Cardinal with a Black Cap and gold-plated trim, including a visualated barrel. This was a new-old-stock, mint condition pen with service booklet. Features a three-toned, medium nib. Item #74 in Catalog #82.
This 1935 Salz Brothers Salesman’s Sample Case is the Cathedral Shape, signed on the inside top “Salz Brothers Inc. Manufacturers of Fountain Pens New York.” Measures 4 1’2″ x 9 ½” closed and 9 1/4″ x 9 ½” open. Contains slots for 12 pens (the original pens which were in the case are #s 54 to 65 below). I date the case at around 1935, as it was sized to easily accommodate both the smaller …
A 1950 Soennecken Salesman’s Sample Case in Black! Hinged, 14.25″ x 8.25″ x 1.25″ closed, with two latches. Contains 17 capped pens (no nibs or feeds) – none alike), a few pen barrels and 25 celluloid rod samples – none alike. The rod samples were originally tied together, but some of the string has not survived. A remarkable find, with some wonderful celluloid samples. A little wear to the inner fabric, otherwise near mint. Item #25 …
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This Conklin 1905 S3 is a crescent-filler in gold-filled “Art Nouveau Filigree” overlay on Black Hard Rubber. It has a slip cap and a medium/fine, extra-flexible nib. Cap indicia lightly engraved in script, “KVP.” Correct crescent bar with no engraving. A very early and rare model. Near mint in original box. Item #1 in Catalog #81.
This 2003 Pilot button-activated pen is a cartridge/converter-fill in Mandarin Yellow and Rhodium. Special Edition for Japanese Market (a darker yellower color than the 2008 re-release). Fine nib. New-old-stock, mint in original box (labeled with Model No.60234) with papers and outer sleeve. Converter included! A convenient pen with a great color! Item #46 in Catalog #80
This 1927 Wahl Eversharp is a #2 Desk Set in Black & Green Onyx with Bronze and White veins. 3″ x 4″. Jade lever-filler Pen with gold-filled trim and Black taper. Medium, manifold (stiff) nib. Near mint. Item #66 in Catalog #80
This 1995 Montegrappa Ettore Bugatti Type 50 LE #29/1930 cartridge/converter-fill in black Lacquer. This is extremely rare, and was produced by Montegrappa for sale in Bugatti boutiques. Gold-plated trim, and the clip is shaped like the Bugatti Atlantic automobile. Gripping section in silver dimpled. Two-tone 18K medium nib. Item #64 in Catalog #80
This 1931 Originals of Their Time LE #0598/1931 PIF with 18K White gold-filled cap & binde in alternating Barley, Pinstriped and Plain panels. Amber visualated barrel. 18K fine nib. New-old-stock. Mint in original box with papers and outer box! Item #65 in Catalog #80
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