Type Vintage Fountain Pen
Product Name The "Shadow Wave" Speedline pens came in three sizes, the largest being the Junior, followed by this model (Junior Debutante) and the smallest was the "Juniorette."
Manufacturer and Year Parker, USA -- 1938 (The date code is a clear 8 with no dots)
Filling System Vacumatic filler, Lockdown style, is in excellent working condition.
Color The pattern is called "Shadow Wave". Gray striped body and cap with steel plated trim-- some visibility thru the body. Both jewels are black.
Nib FINE Nib. Firm and smooth.
Condition Excellent condition. There is light to moderate scratching on the cap. The clip has scratching and some plating wear, especially on sides of the top. The cap tassie is slightly rough, and has some tiny dings. The cap jewel is scratched. The section has scratching on the sides, but the edge near the nib is clean. There are some marks from the cap lip on the barrel. The transparency is good (not great, not terrible, and the material is quite dark, but you can see though it). There is some moderate scratching near the end of the barrel, where the cap lip rests while the cap is posted. The blind cap has moderate scratches. The blind cap tassie has some small dings and brassing. The jewel has some marks, but no chips or cracks. The imprint is slightly worn but easily legible.