Type Vintage lever filling fountain pen, restored and working well.
Product Name Crest fountain pen.
Manufacturer and Year Sheaffer, made in USA. Between 1943 and 1948 .... earlier Crests had a more pointed cap top.
Length 5-3/8" long.
Filling System Lever Filler. We've restored it with a new sac and it's working very well.
Color Black plastic barrel with gold plated trim and a gold filled or gold plated cap in a pattern of stepped lines.
Nib FINE two-tone Triumph nib is smooth and firm with nice tipping material. The masking is in great condition.
Condition Excellent condition. No cracks or chips. There is a dent in the top of the cap, and we've included a closeup of this area in the photos. There are light scratches on the cap and barrel. The lever bar has brassing along the sides. The sides of the clip have plating wear. The imprint is very readable. Pen is fully restored and working well.
The barrel is personalized with a name in script - it begins with "Wilbur Var.... " and we can't quite make out the last few letters.