Type Fountain pen
Product Name Parker 51 Aerometric
Manufacturer and Year Parker, USA -- 1949 (the date code is a 9 with three dots).
Length Demi sized - 5 1/16"
Filling System Aerometric squeeze filling system
Color Black section and barrel with 1/10 12k gold filled cap with a pattern of converging lines. Pearlized top jewel. There is a personalization in gold lettering on the barrel, "Georgette O'Brien."
Nib Medium gold nib. Smooth with good tipping material.
Condition Excellent condition with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings. This is a nice-sized pen with a shiny, velvety black barrel, and a shimmering cap. The section and barrel have light to moderate wear . The barrel has a personalization in gold lettering, "Georgette O'Brien." The cap has light scratching and a small dent to the left of the clip. The clip has microscratching. The clip ring has pitting along the top edge. The pearlized jewel is mottled around the edges. The imprint is clear.