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Six Sheaffer Gold-filled Ring-top Fountain Pens

Auction:
3147M
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six Sheaffer Gold-filled Ring-top Fountain Pens, Fort Madison, Iowa, all lever-fillers in gold-filled ring-top cases with various patterns, a thin one with gold overlay section in line pattern and a Sheaffer No. 1 nib, and five with varying case patterns and Sheaffer No. 2 nibs, lg. 3 1/2 to 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Pens have varying amounts of brassing and dings and two have engraved indica.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Equipment, Fort Madison, Iowa, Fountain pen, Geography of Iowa, Nib, Pens, Sheaffer, Sheaffer Prelude, Walter A. Sheaffer, Writing