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Sheaffer Balance Fountain Pen - Full Size Slender, Black & Blue, Fine Lifetime Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer fullsize slender  Balance fountain pen from 1932. They only made this "Blue" color (actually blue and black) in 1932. Gold plated trim. Superior restored condition, with a gold Lifetime nib that's an upgraded replacement. Short humped ball clip.

SKU: 3086
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$145.00

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Type Vintage fountain pen, excellent working condition
Product Name This is in the Balance family, and it is one size down from the fat oversize Balance pens. 
Manufacturer and Year Sheaffer 1932 (they produced this pattern in 1932 only, and used this clip 1931-2)
Length 5-1/2"
Filling System Lever filler - working perfectly with a new sac
Color Sheaffer called this wild color simply "blue." It is black and blue celluloid in a bold design. Gold plated trim.  The color is excellent on this pen with no discoloration.
Nib When we got the pen it did not have a nib. Since it's a non white dot model, it probably had a Sheaffer 3 nib on it originally. We have fitted the pen with a Lifetime nib in fine, a superior nib no doubt to the original.
Condition






A superior Balance that is very striking and writes well. A worthy addition to any collection, despite the upgraded nib.

We do not recommend posting the pen. That's how cap cracks are created, and this particular color is prone to cracking.

We replaced the bladder, and tested the pen and can confirm it's ready to write. We will guarantee it for a period of one year.

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 3086
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens

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