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Franklin-Christoph Model 20 Marietta Fountain Pen- Blue Maya, Fine SIG Steel Nib (Near Mint, Works Well)

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Near Mint condition modern pen by Franklin-Christoph. This is the newer version of the Model 20 "Marietta" with a slip cap instead of a screw cap. This is the Blue Maya version, a transparent and rich blue with a frosted lining. A JoWo #6 HPS Fine SIG grind nib is installed. The pen is near mint condition and ships with cartridges, leather pen case, and paperwork.

SKU: 13642
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Type  Modern fountain pen

Product Name  Model 20 "Marietta".

Manufacturer and Year  Franklin-Christoph Pen Company, USA -- 2016 or 2017.

Length      5-7/16"

Filling System  Takes international cartridges and converters. A converter is installed and a pair of black and blue Franklin-Christoph cartridges are included.

Color  Blue semi-transparent material with a frosted texture and a matching filigree. It has recent clip that is slim and lays close to the cap.

Nib  Fine JoWo #6 steel nib with a S.I.G. grind. This is a high polished steel (HPS) nib with a stub italic gradient (SIG) grind. This is a Franklin-Christoph signature grind and their version of a cursive italic grind.

Condition  Near Mint, almost new condition. We don't consider it mint/new because we know the pen has been used. It has no handwear or usage signs. The section on this pen often gets ink caught in it from people over submerging their nib when filling and there is no evidence of that here. This material despite not being smooth is very resistant to ink staining. It's a good model for eyedroppering. The pen is working well. Ships with paperwork, cartridges, and the leather pen case that can only be obtained with the purchase of a pen. The similar case on the Franklin Christoph website is a different color.


Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 13642
Condition Used
Maker Franklin-Christoph
Type Fountain Pens


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