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Parker Premiere aka Duette Sr. Fountain Pen (1937) - Canada, Black, Medium Semi-Flex (Excellent +, Restored)

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This pen is from Parker's Depression era "Thrift Time" series, formally known as the Duette Sr. This is the Canadian version, called a Premiere. This pen is a button filler and works well with a restored filling system. Medium semi-flexible nib with some line variation.

SKU: 18664
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$190.00

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Type button fill fountain pen

Product Name Duette Sr. (also referred to as one of the Thrift Time or Depression pens) ... to make it more confusing, the Canadian Senior pens were called Premiere (marked on the barrel)! The Senior is a little longer than the Junior and is rather fat.

Manufacturer and Year  Parker, Canada, 1937 (date marked 17)

Length  5-1/16"

Filling System  This pen is a button filler. We've restored it and it works well. We will guarantee the filling system for a year, but honestly, it should last a good deal longer.

Color Black, gold trim, three cap rings.

Nib  Canadian "Parker Fountain pen" nib is in excellent condition, with lots of tipping material. Medium with some flex and line variation, not true flex but easy flex for every day. See writing sample.

Condition  Excellent + working restored condition with no cracks or deep scratches. The plating on this series was thin, so you'll see wear on the clip. The permanite plastic is excellent with no discoloration or cracks, quite lovely and still very shiny. The imprint is worn but readable.


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Additional Info

SKU 18664
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens

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