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Esterbrook Pastels Fountain Pen Set - Light Yellow, 1551 Firm Medium Nib (Excellent in Case, Restored)

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Esterbrook Pastels, first generation fountain pen and pencil set with a #1551 nib (Firm Medium). Light yellow body, chrome trim. Excellent condition. In a yellow and black plastic Esterbrook pen case.

SKU: 18479
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$90.00

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Type  Vintage fountain pen and mechanical pencil set.

Product Name  Esterbrook Pastels, First Generation (the jewels are black)

Manufacturer and Year  Esterbrook, USA - 1954-57

Length  Pen is 4-3/8", pencil is 4-1/2".

Filling System  The pen is a lever filler, which we have restored with a new sac. It's working great. The pencil takes 0.9mm (or "thin") leads, which it extends via the cap-actuated mechanism, just like most modern mechanical pencils (press the cap down to extend). We'll include a small packet of leads.

Color  Yellow with chrome trim and black end jewels.

Nib  #1551 firm medium nib. It's in great condition, fairly smooth, with nice tipping. 

Condition  Excellent condition. Light handwear and microscratching, but no major scratches. No staining on the cap or barrel, or barrel threads. The trim looks really good, no brassing or serious wear. The jewels are perfect. No cracks or chips, dings or dents, or personalization. The imprint is slightly worn but very visible. Fully restored and working well. In a yellow and black plastic Esterbrook pen case.

The Purse/Pastel pens and pencils were made with a more fragile plastic than other Esterbrook pens, and it's common to find cracks in the cap lips, but there are none here. Because of this, we suggest that you do not post this pen, or use extreme caution in doing so. 


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SKU 18479
Condition Used
Maker Esterbrook
Type Fountain Pens, Pen Sets, Pencils

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