Type Lever filling vintage fountain pen in excellent working condition
Product Name Endura, ring top
Manufacturer and Year Conklin, Toledo Ohio - circa late 1920s.
Length Just barely over 4-3/8" including the ringtop hardwear
Filling System Lever filler. We've restored the filling system with a new sac, and fully tested it.
Color Black and pearl celluloid finish with gold plated trim. There are two narrow (1/16") gold cap bands, and the cap has a gold cap to hold the ringtop hardware.
Nib FINE 14k Conklin Toledo nib. Firm, no flex.
Condition Excellent condition. No cracks, chips, dings, or dents. This is a pretty, shiny, classic looking little ring top. Some of the pearly portions have mellowed to a warm light caramel color. The barrel has light wear and a few marks. The lever bar has some plating wear. The cap has light scratching. The cap bands are brassed along the edges. The ringtop cap has some tiny dents on the top edge, and small dots of plating wear. The imprints are slightly worn, but still easily readable. The barrel is also personalized with the initials "L.A.S."