Type Vintage Fountain Pen
Product Name Sheaffer 5-30
Manufacturer and Year Sheaffer USA. The "short humped clip" dates it from 1930.
Filling System Lever filler - working perfectly with a new sac.
Color Green and black marbled celluloid. The green is pearlized and has lovely shine. Gold plated trim.
Nib 5-30 gold fine nib
Condition Very nice condition. This is a beautifully colored and shiny pen that has a classic design. The fountain pen barrel has marks caused by the cap lip and moderate scratching, especially toward the end, where there are also a few deep, jagged scratch marks. The lever has light scratching on the surface. The cap has moderate scratching and a small crack that goes from the cap lip to the cap band. The cap band has light all around scratching. The clip has plating wear on the ball end and light scratching.