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Parker Vacumatic Junior Fountain Pen (1940s) - Golden Pearl, Fine 14k Nib (Very Nice, Restored)

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Parker Vacumatic Junior fountain pen from the 1940s. Vacumatic filling system, Golden Pearl brown body with gold plated trim, the split arrow clip, and two thin cap bands. Gold Parker arrow nib is fine. Very nice condition, fully restored and working well.

SKU: 18100
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$130.00

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Type  Vintage Vacumatic filling fountain pen.

Product Name  Vacumatic Junior. The Junior is more or less the same size as the Major, however it has two thin cap rings and a "split arrow" clip as opposed to the Blue Diamond clip. 

Manufacturer and Year  Parker, made in USA -- 1940s (there are no imprints on this pen to indicate the date, but the plastic plunger was introduced in 1942, and the retaining collar is metal. Parker switched to making the retaining collar in plastic from 1943 or 1944, and went back to metal after the end of the war).

Length   5-1/8".

Filling System   Later Vacumatic filling system. We have fully restored it with a new diaphragm and it's working perfectly. It has the plastic plunger.

Color  Golden Pearl brown striped finish with gold plated trim and a black cap jewel. Thin double cap band and a split arrow clip. 

Nib  FINE gold arrow style Parker USA nib. It's smooth with nice tipping, and is fairly springy. No markings on the feed. 

Condition  Very nice condition. The cap bands have noticeable plating wear, but no brassing, and the clip is slightly bent near the end. There is a chip in the material, as well as some scratches and toothmarks, on the blind cap. The imprint is partially legible and the pen has average handwear. The barrel transparency is good.

 

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Additional Info

SKU 18100
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens

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