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Pelikan 400 Fountain Pen (1950-56) - Brown Tortoise Striped, 14k Fine (Excellent, Works Well)

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Pelikan 400 in brown tortoise design from the 1950s. 14k fine nib is springy. Excellent condition with great barrel transparency.

SKU: 18206
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Type  fountain pen

Product Name  400. We are identifying this as a 1950s tortoise model 400 based on the nib, feed, jewel, piston and clip. 

Manufacturer and Year  Pelikan, Germany -- 1950-56.

Length  4-15/16"

Filling System  Piston filling system

Color  Dark brown cap, almost black, tortoise barrel. Gold trim.

Nib  14k 585 fine nib. There is an "F" on the end piece.  

Condition  Excellent condition. The pen looks great and the tortoise coloring is really nice. There are some horizontal capping marks on the barrel.  The pelican emblem on the top of the cap is clear but it lacks paint. The trim is shiny with just a bit of wear on the clip. The logo on the nib has been worn a bit from polishing. There are no major scratches, cracks, chips, or dents.  


Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 18206
Condition Used
Maker Pelikan
Type Fountain Pens


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