Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


April 21st, 2014
Patriot's Day

April 21st, 2014
San Jacinto Day

April 21st, 2014
Easter Monday

April 21st, 2014
Orthodox Easter Monday

April 22nd, 2014
Last day of Passover

April 22nd, 2014
Earth Day

April 22nd, 2014
Oklahoma Day

April 23rd, 2014
World Book and Copyright Day

April 23rd, 2014
Administrative Professionals Day

April 25th, 2014
Arbor Day

April 25th, 2014
World Malaria Day

April 26th, 2014
World Intellectual Property Day

April 27th, 2014
Yom HaShoah

April 28th, 2014
World Day for Safety and Health at Work

April 28th, 2014
Confederate Memorial Day

April 29th, 2014
Day to Remember Chemical Warfare Victims

May 1st, 2014
Loyalty Day

May 1st, 2014
Law Day

May 1st, 2014
National Day of Prayer

May 3rd, 2014
World Press Freedom Day

May 4th, 2014
Rhode Island Independence Day

May 5th, 2014
Cinco de Mayo

May 6th, 2014
Primary Election Day Indiana

May 6th, 2014
Yom HaAtzmaut

May 8th, 2014
Truman Day

May 8th, 2014
Time to Remember Lost Lives From World War II

May 9th, 2014
'Confederate Memorial Day' observed

May 10th, 2014
Confederate Memorial Day

May 11th, 2014
Mother's Day

May 13th, 2014
Primary Election Day West Virginia

May 14th, 2014
World Migratory Bird Day

May 15th, 2014
International Day of Families

May 15th, 2014
Peace Officers Memorial Day

May 16th, 2014
National Defense Transportation Day

May 17th, 2014
World Information Society Day

May 17th, 2014
Armed Forces Day

May 18th, 2014
Lag B'Omer

May 21st, 2014
World Day for Cultural Diversity

May 22nd, 2014
National Maritime Day

May 22nd, 2014
World Biological Diversity Day

 



Search:

Vintage Parker Duofold Senior Lucky Curve Lapis Lazuli Blue Fountain Pen For Sale

Vintage Parker Duofold Senior Lucky Curve Lapis Lazuli Blue Fountain Pen

VINTAGEPARKER SENIOR DUOFOLDLAPIS LAZULI BLUEFOUNTAIN PEN ~ Very Large Oversize Pen of 5-1/2 Inches Long ~ Flat Top ~ ~ LUCKY CURVE ~
~ Comes with its Original Paper Box & Guarantee Paper ~~PreWar ~ The Flagship of the Parker Pen Company~ ~ Gold Trim ~Crisp Imprint ~ Button Filler ~EXTRA LARGE Solid 14ct Gold Nib, Circa 1920s~ ~New Ink Sac Fitted, Serviced,Excellent Overall Condition~

SUMMARY

Up here forsale isavintage Parker Senior Duofold LUCKY CURVEFlat TopButton Fillerfountain pen, which was manufactured Pre-War inUSA circa 1920s. The pen comes with its original Parker paper giftbox & guarantee paper. 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 Europe being 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.







SUMMARY Model: CURVE – USA Colour: Lapis lazuli blue Overall Length: 5-1/2 Inches Date Manufactured: Circa 1920s Filler Type: Button filler Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced, polished and tested for full functionality

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

Material:

Blue plastics

Top Ring:

Gold; Polished

Top Jewel: Black rubbertop screwcap Trim Pattern:

Elengant gold cap band; Polished & stunning

Pocket Clip:

Goldpocket clip with patent number engraved 'PAT.SEP 5-16'; it is polished and adjusted to tight fit on your shirt.

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 'PARKER DUOFOLD PEN CANADA' Nib Size: Large 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:

Reads 'GEO.S.PARKERFOUNTAIN PEN LUCKY CURVEJANESVILLE.WIS. U.S.A. PAT.4-25-11' with the 'LUCKY CURVE' banner

End Jewel: Blackrubber end screwcap Screw with Filler: Smooth Screw with Cap: Smooth Lever: N/A Work Done: The barrel has been gently hand polished to restore shinycolour with the imprint masked


THE FILLER

Type: Button filler Imprint:

N/A

Ink Storage: Medium- Large storage; Easy to handlebutton fillermechanism Work Done:

A new sac filled.Talcum powder has been applied on the ink sac to prevent it sticking with the metal part of the filler system. The ink sac and the filler mechanism has been tested to ensure its full working order.

Functionality: Good

~ 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)
*** FREE POSTAGE for buyer bought from us in the past 30 days ***

~ 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.

We have more vintage fountain pen available

Please clickHERE to visit our shop for more selection


Vintage Parker Duofold Senior Lucky Curve Lapis Lazuli Blue Fountain Pen

This item has been shown times.

Buy Now

Vintage Parker Duofold Senior Lucky Curve Lapis Lazuli Blue Fountain Pen:
$560




Parker Fountain Pen picture
Parker Fountain Pen


Parker Fountain Pen picture
Parker Fountain Pen


Parker Fountain Pen picture
Parker Fountain Pen


Parker Fountain Pen picture
Parker Fountain Pen


Parker Sterling Silver Blue Diamond Vacumatic Fountain Pen Pencil Case. picture
Parker Sterling Silver Blue Diamond Vacumatic Fountain Pen Pencil Case.


Vintage (1940's) Parker Vs Button Filled Fountain Pen - Dove Grey Design picture
Vintage (1940's) Parker Vs Button Filled Fountain Pen - Dove Grey Design


Vintage Parker Fountain Pen & Pencil Set - Sterling Silver Cisele Grid - Case  picture
Vintage Parker Fountain Pen & Pencil Set - Sterling Silver Cisele Grid - Case


Parker Sterling Silver Blue Diamond Vacumatic Fountain Pen Pencil Case. picture
Parker Sterling Silver Blue Diamond Vacumatic Fountain Pen Pencil Case.


Vintage Parker Lackey Curve Fountain Pen Pencil Jade Green Marble Case. picture
Vintage Parker Lackey Curve Fountain Pen Pencil Jade Green Marble Case.


Vintage Parker 51 Set - Fountain Pen & Ballpoint Pen - Rarity Signed By Tito  picture
Vintage Parker 51 Set - Fountain Pen & Ballpoint Pen - Rarity Signed By Tito