Vintage Parker 51 Custom Mki 12ct Rolled Gold Fountain Pen Superb


Vintage Parker 51 Custom Mki 12ct Rolled Gold Fountain Pen Superb

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Vintage Parker 51 Custom Mki 12ct Rolled Gold Fountain Pen Superb:
$62


VINTAGE PARKER"51" FOUNTAIN PEN ~ The Worlds Most Wanted Pen ~
~ Mark I - Handsome Long Bold Pen of Overall Length 5-1/2 inches ~~ 12CT Rolled Gold Cap ~Royal Black ~Aerometric ~ Circa 1950s ~ ~ Serviced ~ Nice Overall Condition ~

SUMMARY


Up here for sale is a vintage Parker "51" fountain pen, which was manufactured in England circa 1950s. The Parker "51" went into production in 1941, and remained a best-seller for decades thereafter. Perhaps no other fountain pen has been so unanimously acclaimed as a classic. Nor is it merely a triumph of styling - though it has a place in the Museum of Modern Art's design collection, and Lazlo Moholy-Nagy found it worthy of praise - for it is also one of the most robust and practical writing instruments ever made. This stylish Parker "51" has been manufactured in stunning 12CT ROLLED GOLD CAP andstunning ROYAL BLACK body. The pen bears a 14ct solid gold nib. The AEROMETRIC filling system is in good working order.The pen is in EXCELLENT SUPERB CONDITION, GLOSSY AND DING-FREE.This Parker "51" has a classic elegance and has been produced to the highest standards of craftsmanship, technology and aesthetics. The pen has been serviced. This is rare and very much sought after, of such a collectible and vintage pen in excellent condition.


SUMMARY Model: Parker51 MKI - England Colour: Royal black Overall Length: 5-1/2 inches Date Manufactured: Circa 1950s Filler Type: Aerometric Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced,polished and tested

STORY

The Parker Pen Company was founded in 1888 by George S. Parker, whose mission was to manufacture a better pen. The Parker Pen Company's tradition epitomizes the highest standards of craftsmanship, technology, and aesthetics.

From the 1920s to the 1960s, Parker was No.1 in worldwide writing instrument sales. The Parker Duofold is one of the most recognizable and enduring fountain pen designs. Launched in 1921, the pen was a phenomenal success and put the Parker Pen Company squarely into the front rank of fountain pen manufacturers. Duofold remain popular in Europebeing produced well into the 60s in varying sizes and colors when it was revived in the 80's once again as Parker's Flagship model.

Parker pens were frequently selected to sign important documents such as the World War II armistices, and commenorative editions were sometimes offered.

DESCRIPTION

THE CAP

Trim:

1/10 12ct rolled gold cap

Pocket Clip:

Parkerarrow pocket clip; It is polished and adjusted to tight fit on your shirt.

THE NIB

Material: 14ct solid gold Imprint: N/A

THE BARREL

Imprint:

N/A

Lever: N/A

THE FILLING SYSTEM

Type: Aerometric Work Done: Thefiller mechanism is tested forfunctionality .


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.

Express Delivery for UK buyers: Due to extra man-power to send the item with express delivery, we are sorry to charge high price on this option. We highly recommend you choose the FREE POSTAGE option, which would take a bit longer delivery time. If you have any query please don't hesitate to contact us first.



Postage to UK : FREE
Rest of the world : £6.99 (International Signed-for)

~ 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 soldAS-IS. We accept returns only if the item was not as described in the sale. Generally the buyer isrequired 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 ourproducts are 100% genuine. We also guarantee that all pens are in good working order unless otherwise stated. Please contact us for any query.

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Vintage Parker 51 Custom Mki 12ct Rolled Gold Fountain Pen Superb:
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