Type Vintage Desk Pen with Base
Product Name Duofold Jr
Manufacturer and Year Parker USA -- 1930s. No date code.
Length The oval base is around 6-1/2" at the longest point, and the pen is 7-3/16" long. The pen is the smaller of the two Duofold desk pens, and fits the pen holder.
Filling System Button filler, restored here at PSP with a new sac.
Color The oval porcelain base is a lovely "Mottled Mahogany" according to a 1929 Parker catalog, in shades of plum-brown, with a pearly luster surface. The pen has a Black and Pearl barrel and black section and taper.
Nib FINE 14k nib. It is smooth and firm.
Condition Excellent, the base looks great. The pen has moderate scratching, and the barrel color has darkened considerally, but there are no cracks or issues. The hard rubber section has minimal fading. The imprint is clear.