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Parker 51 Vacumatic Fountain Pen (1948) - Dove Grey, Sterling Cap, Fine Nib (Excellent +, Restored)

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Parker 51 fountain pen from 1948 in grey, with a solid lined sterling cap and Blue Diamond clip. Vacumatic filling system. Fine gold nib. In excellent + condition, fully restored.

SKU: 15074
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$195.00

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Type  Fountain pen

Product Name  Parker 51 Vacumatic 

Manufacturer and Year  Parker USA - 1948 (the date code is hard to decipher, it looks like a "0" but that isn't possible, so we conclude it must be an "8.")

Length  Full size - pen is 5-1/2"

Filling System  Piston/plunger (Vacumatic) - We've fully restored it, and it's working well.

Color  Dove Grey body with a sterling silver cap, Blue Diamond clip, and a pearlescent cap jewel. 

Nib  FINE gold nib.

Condition  Excellent + condition with handwear on the barrel and light scratches on the sterling cap. The cap looks much better in person, with no dents or dinger, however our detailed photos are rather harsh. There is some plating wear on the corners of the clip and the edge of the gold plated ring around the cap jewel (see photos). Good color from section to barrel to blind cap, which isn't always the case with these dove grey P51s. Minor hand wear on the rest of the barrel leaves this pen still looking quite nice. 

 

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SKU 15074
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens

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