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Parker Vacumatic Junior Debutante Fountain Pen (1938) - Brown Shadow Wave, Split Arrow Clip, Fine Semi-Flex Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Parker 1938 Vacumatic fountain pen in brown Shadow Wave (lengthwise stripes). This is the smallest model in the Shadow Wave series, called the Junior Debutatnte, with the speedline filling system. The pen has a split arrow clip, 1/8" wide cap band decorated with repeating chevrons and diamonds, and double black jewels. Restored with a new diaphragm and in excellent condition. Fine semi-flexible gold nib.

SKU: 18974
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Type  Fountain pen

Product Name  Vacumatic Junior Debutante. The Shadow Wave pattern was meant to go on a lower end vacumatic. This is the earlier version with the long "speedline" blind cap.

Manufacturer and Year  Parker, USA -- 1938 (The date code on the barrel is a clear 28 with two dots.)

Length  4-5/8"

Filling System  Vacumatic filler in excellent working condition. The filling system has been restored by us with a new diaphragm, and it has been tested. This has the aluminum "speedline" plunger which is correct for this era.

Color  Brown Shadow wave is alternating lengthwise stripes of semi-transparent amber and a gradient of browns. It has a black blind cap, and black end jewels. Gold plated trim with a short split arrow clip and a 1/8" ornate chevron cap band.

Nib  FINE 14k nib is smooth, with a bit of flex. Please see writing sample below. 

Condition  Excellent condition. Very good barrel transparency. No cracks or personalization. The blind cap looks fantastic - the rings on these models were glued on and are frequently missing, but these are present. There are some fine scratches on the barrel. The imprint is clear and easily read.


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SKU 18974
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens


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