Type Ballpoint pen and mechanical pencil set
Product Name Parker 75 Classic..... this is the last iteration of the 75
Manufacturer and Year Parker, made in USA -- 1992 (There is an A date code on the cap band of the ballpoint)
Length Ballpoint: 5-1/4"; Mechanical Pencil: 5-7/16"
Filling System The ballpoint takes Parker-style ballpoint refills. A working refill is installed. It uses the cap actuated method of extending and retracting the tip. The pencil takes 0.5mm leads and the leads extend via the clicker top.
Color Sterling silver cross hatch pattern with gold plated trim (clips and clickers), aka Cisele.
Condition Excellent condition, in box, with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings. This is a lovely, classic set that is shiny and nice. The ballpoint pen small squares are all intact. There are a couple of little dot size scratches on a few of the squares to the left of the clip and there is an occasional small scratch in a square. The dark outlining surrounding the squares looks good. The clip has some small dot scratches and microscratches. The mechanical pencil small squares are all intact and nicely outlined. The cap's squares have light, small scratch marks here and there. The barrel looks great. The clip has light scratching and plating wear along the "feathers" and along the top vee. Both clickers have normal wear and marks from clicking. The imprints on both pens are clear.