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Sheaffer Admiral Touchdown - Burgundy, 14k Medium Feather Touch Nib (Excellent +, Restored)

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Sheaffer Admiral fountain pen from 1950-2 with a Touchdown filling system. Burgundy body and cap with gold-plated trim. Two-tone medium Feather Touch open nib. It's in excellent condition with original barrel sticker and working very well.

SKU: 13896
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Type  Vintage Touchdown fountain pen

Product Name  Sheaffer Admiral

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, USA -- 1950-2

Length 5-1/8"

Filling System  Touchdown filler. We've replaced the sac and the O-ring. It's fully restored and working very well.

Color  Solid burgundy cap and barrel with a 1/8" cap band and a viewing window. The trim is gold plated.

Nib  MEDIUM 14k Feather Touch #5 nib is two-toned, fairly firm, and smooth with nice tipping material. The palladium masking is partially gone. The photographs make the nib look pretty worn, but in hand only the masking wear around the slit is all that noticeable.

Condition  Excellent + condition. The pen is like new with a perfect visiometer/section and a smooth cap and barrel with very little handwear. The barrel has the original price sticker. There is a little nib wear and a gold filled mark on the section. The imprint is clear. The pen is fully restored and working well.


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SKU 13896
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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