Type Vintage ringtop fountain pen
Product Name Diplomat
Manufacturer and Year Diamond Medal, Chicago, Illinois -- 1920s-30s
Length 4-1/2" not counting the ringtop hardware.
Filling System Lever filler, restored with a new sac.
Color Ivory marbled celluloid finish with black ends and double black bands close to the ends. Gold plated trim. Three cap bands, two thin with a thicker band in the center. Engraved "E.B. Firmstone" on cap.
Nib MEDIUM Diamond Medal Diplomat #5 nib is 14k.
Condition Excellent + condition with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings. This is a lovely and shiny pen in an attractive color scheme. The coloration is excellent with just a little yellowing at the top of the cap. The cap and barrel have only light scratch marks. The edge of the black end piece of the barrel has one dent. The lever, cap bands, and ring-top look fantastic. The cap is personalized, "H.B. Firmstone."