Type Aerometric filling fountain pen, working well.
Product Name Parker 51 Signet.
Manufacturer and Year Parker, made in U.S.A. -- 1950s
Filling System Aerometric squeeze filling system. We've cleaned and tested it, it's working well.
Color 1/10 14k gold filled, lined cap and barrel, and pearlized cap jewel. Black section. The barrel has a personalization: "Jack Barnett". The clip ring has a "3" etched on it.
Nib FINE 14k nib.
Condition Very nice condition, with no cracks or chips. This is a large-size, simple yet elegantly styled, all gold, impressive pen. The barrel has a longish dent mid-barrel. The cap and barrel have moderate scratching all over with some areas that have scratch clusters. There are a couple of mini-dots of gold gunk near the cap lip. The barrel has a personalization, "Jack Barnett". The clip has microscratching and some plating wear on the edges of the arrow and at the top of the clip. The clip ring microscratching, plating wear, and some pitting. The pearlescent jewel on top of the cap is darkened and it has some light microscratching, one at the peak. All imprints are clear.