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Sheaffer Flat Top Mechanical Pencil - 1920's, Pale Jade Green, 5-5/16" (Very Nice, Works Well)

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Sheaffer Lifetime Flat Top pencil from the later 1920's. Full size pencil in pale jade green celluloid with gold filled trim. Very nice condition; working well.

SKU: 19556
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$50.00

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Type  Vintage mechanical pencil working well

Product Name  "Lifetime" was the product line, but Flat top is what collectors call this style of 1920s-30s Sheaffer

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, USA - circa 1925-29

Length  5-5/16". This would have been the mate to the oversize fountain pen.

Filling System  Takes 1.1 mm (or "thick") leads which it extends via the traditional twist mechanism (you turn the top piece to extend and retract the lead). We'll include a small pack of leads.

Color  Jade green celluloid with gold filled trim. This is the earlier pale version of the jade green color.

Condition  Very nice condition.  This is an elegant pencil in a mellow shade of jade green.  The barrel has light to moderate scratching and a small dot of what appears to be dried ballpoint ink near the nose cone.  The nose cone has some small deep scratch marks.  The clip has a noticeable X scratch at the very top (gold testing?) and the ball has plating wear.  The gold flat top and the cone tip both have a small gap between the metal and the plastic, but the mechanism still works fine.  However, the top lip of the flat top is dented and irregular.  The imprints are clear.

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SKU 19556
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Pencils

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