Type Button filling fountain pen
Product Name Parker Challenger Slender
Manufacturer and Year Parker, USA -- 1940 (the date code is a clear 0)
Filling System Button filler. We've restored it and it's working well.
Color Black, silver, and dark grey in a pearly marble pattern. Nickel trim.
Nib FINE SEMI-FLEXIBLE Parker gold nib. Please see writing sample.
Condition Excellent + condition with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings. This is a shiny, prettily colored pen, with pearlized grey marbling. The barrel has marks caused by the cap lip and light to moderate scratching with most of the scratching near the end. The section has a darkly ambered viewing window. The cap has light scratching. The three cap bands have quite a bit of microscratching. The clip has microscratching along the bottom edge. The top cap jewel has some light scratch marks. The imprints are very clear.