Type Button fill fountain pen with matching mechanical pencil
Product Name Parker Challenger Junior
Manufacturer and Year Parker, Canada, 1935 (date marked 35 on body). Nib is marked USA.
Length Fountain pen: 4-11/16"; Mechanical pencil: 4-5/8"
Color Grey marble (a combination of black, grey, and pearlescent green) with black end caps, nickel plated trim.
Filling System Button filler - works well with a new sac (restored by us). The mechanical pencil takes 1.1mm leads. We will include a pack of leads with the set.
Nib Extra Fine - Parker Pen USA gold nib.
Condition Very nice condition. These is a small-sized set with beautiful marbling and coloration. Although there is wear and tear, the set is shiny and pretty. The fountain pen barrel has marks caused by the cap lip and light to heavy scratching with noticeable marks at the end of the barrel. There is one little deep chip on the blind cap along with some heavy scratching. The cap has light to moderate scratching especially along the right side of the clip. All three cap bands have plating wear. The clip has plating wear on the ball but it is otherwise nice and shiny. The top jewel is scratched. The mechanical pencil has light scratching with no major scratches or marks. The cone has plating wear and lots of little scratches. The three cap bands have plating wear and scratching. The clip has plating wear on the ball and along the edge of the clip band. The imprint on the fountain pen barrel is in good shape.