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Parker 51 Aerometric Fountain Pen (Post 1952) - Burgundy, Lustraloy Cap, Medium 14k Nib (Excellent +, Works Well)

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Parker 51 fountain pen with Aerometric filling system. Full size, dark red (burgundy) body with a lustraloy steel cap and an arrow clip. Medium gold nib. Excellent + condition, working well.

SKU: 16026
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$140.00

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Type  Vintage fountain pen in working order.

Product Name  Parker 51 Aerometric.

Manufacturer and Year  Parker, made in USA -- 1950s (We couldn't find a date code and based off of the cap information the pen is from the early 1950s).

Length  5-7/16".

Filling System  Aerometric squeeze filling system. It is working well. 

Color  Burgundy with a stainless steel "Lustraloy" cap and a 1-1/2" arrow clip. Pearlescent cap jewel. 

Nib   Medium 14k gold nib. It writes smoothly and has large tipping material. The tipping has a flat area to it (probably caused by an upright writing angle) and so we spent some time smoothing it so that it would write well for most users, and the nib writes like a narrow medium.

Condition  Excellent + condition. No dents or cracks. The color of the barrel is consistent and there are no major scratches. The cap has some finish wear including a clear band in line with the contact point of the clip. There are some stress marks on the end of the barrel and posting marks from the cap. The cap jewel has a lot of crackling and bumps, and is rough in texture, but it doesn't have any main scratches. The trim has held up well. The pen is working very well.

 

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SKU 16026
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens

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