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Sheaffer Balance 350 Fountain Pen - Roseglow, Medium Feather Touch #5 Nib, Vac-Fill (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer Balance 350 Vac filler fountain pen from the late 1930s.    The pen is striated roseglow with gold filled trim and clips.  Sheaffer's Feather Touch #5 medium nib.   Excellent condition, fully restored and working well.

SKU: 19117
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Type  Vac filler fountain pen 

Product Name  Balance 350 fountain pen. Circa 1938 this model would have been renamed the Balance Craftsman.  The barrel is marked 350.

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, made in USA --  Circa 1937 (The clip was only officially produced in 1935 but was made for a decade longer and the color was introduced in 1937).

Length  5-1/16"

Filling System  Vac filler. This sacless filling system uses a long syringe-like plunger rod tightly fitted into the cylindrical ink chamber that on the downstroke creates a vacuum inside the ink chamber that draws ink into the pen through the feed. Sheaffer adapted this filling system to the Balance line in 1935.  

Color  The pen is a striated roseglow with gold plated trim.

Nib  MEDIUM Feathertouch #5 nib.

Condition  Excellent condition for this prettily colored, shiny pen.  No cracks or chips.   The pen has moderate to heavy scratching with some deep scratches, especially on the cap and the end piece of the barrel. The barrel has one short deep scratch mid-barrel (see photos).  The clip looks very good with only some light scratching around the edges and brassing on the ball.  The cap band has one long horizontal scratch and some light pitting.  The imprints are clear.

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SKU 19117
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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