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Parker Vacumatic Major Fountain Pen - 1939, Canadian, Double Jewel, Burgundy Pearl (Excellent, Restored)

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Parker Canada 1939 Vacumatic fountain pen in burgundy pearl. This is the "Major" size (5-1/4") with three cap bands. Double black jewels. Restored and in excellent condition. Fine nib.

SKU: 3078
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$250.00

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Type Fountain pen
Product Name Parker Vacumatic Major
Manufacturer and Year Parker Canada - 1939 (The imprint on the barrel is very clear. The date mark on the nib is not visible, but it was made in the USA.)
Length 5-5/16 inches (Major size).
Filling System Vacumatic filler is in good working condition. The filling system had been restored when we acquired the pen and it has been tested. (We will guarantee the filling system for one year from purchase.)
Color Burgundy pearl body and cap with gold plated trim-- some visibility thru the body. Three cap bands.
Nib 14k fine nib. Originally two-tone, some of the masking is now worn off. Writes smoothly. Good tipping material in evidence, but it is  a little worn and it looks like the nib has been adjusted.

Condition

 

 

 

 

 

Gorgeous! The pen is in excellent used condition with no cracks or chips, only signs of light use. The imprint is bold and readable. The gold plated trim is excellent with no brassing except for the high points on the point of the clip. The two jewels are black and in excellent condition. 

We tested the pen with ink and found no leaks. This is a great pen which should be a dependable writer for years and years to come.

It has had some work done. The nib is probably a replacement since it was made in the USA, and the filling system was originally an aluminum Speedline style vac system, which has been replaced with the plastic vac system introduced in the 1940s.

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 3078
Condition Used
Maker Parker
Type Fountain Pens

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