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Vintage Conway Stewart 540 Harlequin Multi-color Fountain Pen For Sale

Vintage Conway Stewart 540 Harlequin Multi-color Fountain Pen

VINTAGECONWAY STEWART DINKIE 540 FOUNTAIN PEN ~The Pursuit of Excellence- Conway Stewart~ ~ Comes with Original CS Dinkie Paper Gift Box ~ ~RARE StunningHARLEQUIN Multi-colorPattern ~ ~Gold Trim ~ aConway StewartSolid 14ct Gold Nib, Circa 1930s~ ~New Ink Sac Fitted; Serviced;Nice Overall Condition~

SUMMARY

SUMMARY Model: Conway Stewart Dinkie 540– English Colour: Harlequin Overall Length: 3-3/4 inches Date Manufactured: Circa 1930s Filler Type: Lever Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced,polished and tested for full functionality

STORY

In 1905, Mr Jarvis and Mr Gardner formed Conway Stewart at 13 Paternoster Row, London. Their objective was to produce elegant, timelessly beautiful,yet functional writing instrument.

In the 1920s the name of 'Conway Stewart' was trademarked. The list of filling mechanisms availableexpanded to eyedroppers, lever fillers, pump fillers and safeties. During the depression years, the company managed to survive by continuing to offer good reliable pens at reasonable prices. In the 1950s, with the creative use of colored plasticConway Stewart reached its peak.

Conway Stewart pens have always been the preferred choice of the most discerning and famous people from around the world. People such as Winston Churchill, who used a Conway Stewart pen throughout the war years, up to the present time, whereby Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth was presented with two gold pens to Commemorate The Queens Golden Jubilee.

Conway Stewart was the official pen chosen by the British Government for the G8 Summit at which Tony Blair, the prior British Prime Minister, presented a Conway Stewart No.58 set to each of the world leaders.

DESCRIPTION

THE CAP

Material:

Harlequin celluloid material

Top Ring:

Goldring

Top Jewel: Black screw flat top Trim Pattern:

Gold Trim

Pocket Clip:

Clipless pen

Cap Screw: Smooth Work Done: The whole cap has been gently hand polished to restore its shinycondition

THE NIB

Material: 14ct Solid Gold Grade: Medium Imprint: Reads 'Conway Stewart14CT GOLD' Nib Size: Small Condition of Feed: Excellent & clean Work Done:

The nib and feed has been cleaned to remove dried ink and residuals. The nib has been polished to restore its shiny condition.

THE BARREL

Imprint:

Worn; Reads'THE "DINKIE" PEN No.540Conway Stewart LondonMADE IN ENGLAND'

End Jewel: N/A Screw with Filler: Push-type Screw with Cap: Smooth Lever: The tip of the lever bears a 'CS' logo. The lever is polished. It is very smooth and easy to raise. Work Done: The barrel has been gently hand polished to restore shinycolour with the imprint masked

THE FILLER

Type: Lever Imprint:

N/A

Ink Storage:

Smallstorage; Easy to handlelever mechanism

Work Done:

A new ink sac has been fitted.Talcum powder has been applied on the ink sac to prevent it sticking with the inner wall of the barrel. The ink sac and the filler mechanism has been cleaned, andtested to ensure its full working order.

Functionality: Excellent

~ KEY ~

There is no personalization on the pen

Pen ages around 100 years

The manufacturer had windup / no longer in production, like Mabie Todd

The pen bears unique / special cap band or pocket clip

The pen is a flagship in the series / range / band

The pen is rare / not commonly seen

The body of the pen is in special pattern

The pen bears manufacturer lifetime warranty

The pen is in as new / near mint / never inked condition

The pen is large / long / bold, with capped length over 5.5 inches

buyer PLEASE NOTE

We are international vintage pen collector and we collect pens all round the world. The pen may be dispatched from our buying offices outside UK. So please allow at least 6-8 working days to receive the pen.

We also wish to point out that there is no such thing as the perfect vintage item. All vintage pens over 50 years old are susceptible to varying degrees of wear and ageing over time, and the functionality is not comparable to new pens. The condition of each item is described to the best of our observation.

Postage to UK : £8.99
Rest of the world : £14.99 (International Signed-for)
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~ TERMS & CONDITIONS ~

We have made very endeavour to produce a fair and accurate description of this item.Photos shown are actual photos of items taken just before listing. If you have any questions, please email us before you place your offer.

All items are sold AS-IS. We accept returns only if the item was not as described in the sale. Generally the buyer is required to report any problem within 3 days of receipt; and return the item within 14 days of receipt. All items must be returned as its original condition.Buyer is responsible for return shipping charges. Shipping and handling is not refunded in any case.

All our products are 100% genuine. We also guarantee that all pens are in good working order unless otherwise stated. As an addition to your purchase, aguarantee certificate issued and sealed by us will also be sentwith the pen, when the final price of the pen is over GBP150.

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