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Sheaffer Balance Lifetime (1930s) - Jewelers Band, Full Size, Vac-Fil, Carmine (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer Balance Lifetime fountain pen from the mid to late 1930s. Vac-fil. Carmine color (black and red) with gold plated trim, and the large Jeweler's Band. Excellent condition, restored and working well.

SKU: 18606
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$170.00

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Type   Vintage fountain pen 

Product Name  This is in the Balance family, and it is a Lifetime White Dot model.

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer USA mid to late 1930s (flat radius clip)

Length  Full size, but not oversize. 5-1/4"

Filling System  Vac-filling system is restored and in good working order. 

Color "Carmine" - black and red striped celluloid. The color is very rich and in good condition. Gold plated trim, with a 5/16" wide jeweler's band.

Nib  Fine two-tone Lifetime nib. Very smooth and more like a medium-fine.

Condition  Excellent condition. Slight handwear and microscratching on the body of the pen. A bit of plating wear on the edges of the cap band, and the ball end of the clip. Some scratches on the very top of the cap. The imprint is nice and deep, and easily legible. No deep scratches, cracks, chips, or personalization. 

 

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SKU 18606
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens

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