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Sheaffer Balance 1000 Lifetime Oversized (1930s) - Black, Medium, Vac-Fil (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer Balance 1000 Lifetime Oversized from the 1930s. This version of the Balance has a short flattened clip, and is a vac-filler. Medium 14k two-tone Lifetime open nib. In excellent condition, fully restored and working well.

SKU: 15157
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Type  Restored vintage oversized fountain pen

Product Name   Sheaffer Balance 1000 Lifetime - this is the oversized fat version

Manufacturer and Year   Sheaffer USA - 1930s

Length   5-1/2"

Filling System  Vac-filler (piston). We've fully restored the system and it's working well.

Color  Black with gold plated trim.  There is a brown striated "see through" section of the pen barrel for viewing ink level.  

Nib  MEDIUM large two-tone 14k open Lifetime nib is in nice condition, with good tipping. It's very firm.

Condition  Excellent condition with just micro scratches. There's very little plating wear on the trim, just a thin line of brassing on one side of the clip. Fairly good barrel clarity. A very sharp pen, working well.


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SKU 15157
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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