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Sheaffer Admiral Snorkel (1950s) - Burgundy with Gold Trim, Medium 14k #5 Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer snorkel Admiral from 1952-9. This full size pen has burgundy body and cap with gold plated trim. Excellent condition with light to moderate scratching, with a 14k #5 nib that is fine. The snorkel filling system has been restored and works very well.

SKU: 19673
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Type  Snorkel fountain pen 

Product Name  Sheaffer Admiral Snorkel

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer  USA 1952-9

Length  5-5/8"

Filling System  Snorkel filler - restored and working perfectly. We will include instructions on how to use the snorkel filling system.

Color  Burgundy body and cap. Gold plated trim.

Nib   MEDIUM 14k  #5 nib. Lots of tipping material.

Condition  Excellent condition with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings.  This is a long, slender pen in a classic color.  The cap and barrel have light scratching.  The cap band has a bit of plating wear on the upper and lower edges.  The clip has some scratches on the edges and at the end.  The imprints are clear.

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SKU 19673
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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