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Sheaffer Balance "Statesman" Lifetime - Golden Brown Striated, Vac-Fil, Extra Fine Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer Balance Lifetime fountain pen from 1936-42. Vacuum filler (Vac-Fil) in the golden brown striated color with gold plated trim and the radius style clip. Extra fine two-tone Sheaffer's Lifetime nib with a serial number is smooth and firm. Excellent condition, fully restored and working well.

SKU: 14329
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Type  vintage fountain pen, restored and working well.

Product Name  Balance Lifetime. Starting around 1938 they added names to the models and this one would have been a Stateman. 

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, made in USA -- 1936-42 (those were the years they made Balances in this color).

Length  5-1/4", standard girth.

Filling System  Vac-filler (piston). We've fully restored the system and it's working well.

Color  Golden brown striated with gold plated trim and a white dot.

Nib  EXTRA FINE two-tone Sheaffer's Lifetime nib with a serial number. It's smooth and firm with nice tipping material. The masking is in great condition.

Condition  Excellent condition. The barrel transparency is excellent and the trim is in good condition. The barrel imprint is legible. There are bite marks though on the cap and the barrel and the blind cap is not flush with the barrel. There are fine scratches throughout. It is well used. No cracks or chips.

 

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SKU 14329
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens

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