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Vintage Conway Stewart 540 Harlequin Multi-color Fountain Pen For Sale
VINTAGECONWAY STEWART DINKIE 540
~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~
Conway Stewart Dinkie 540– English
The pen has been conservatively serviced,polished and tested for full functionality
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.
Harlequin celluloid material
Black screw flat top
The whole cap has been gently hand polished to restore its shinycondition
14ct Solid Gold
Reads 'Conway Stewart14CT GOLD'
Condition of Feed:
Excellent & clean
The nib and feed has been cleaned to remove dried ink and residuals. The nib has been polished to restore its shiny condition.
Worn; Reads'THE "DINKIE" PEN No.540Conway Stewart LondonMADE IN ENGLAND'
Screw with Filler:
Screw with Cap:
The tip of the lever bears a 'CS' logo. The lever is polished. It is very smooth and easy to raise.
The barrel has been gently hand polished to restore shinycolour with the imprint masked
Smallstorage; Easy to handlelever mechanism
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.
~ 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.
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Vintage Conway Stewart 540 Harlequin Multi-color Fountain Pen: $300