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Sheaffer Levenger Balance II SE Fountain Pen Set - Tiger Eye, Sheaffer Levenger 14k Fine Nib (Near Mint, Work Well)

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Sheaffer Balance II special edition pen set from the late 1990s. Cartridge/converter filler fountain pen and ballpoint pen in tiger eye with gold plated trim. This was one of two Balance II models made for Levenger, though it was also featured in Fahrney's catalogs. Fine 14k Sheaffer Levenger nib is smooth. Near mint condition for both.

SKU: 14283
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Type  Cartridge/converter filling fountain pen and ballpoint pen, working well.

Product Name  Model #879, Sheaffer Levenger Balance II Special Edition from the revival series of the 1930s Balance pens.

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, made in USA -- 1997-99.

Length  The fountain pen is 5-3/4 inches and the ballpoint pen measures 5-1/2".

Filling System  The fountain pen takes Sheaffer-style cartridges and converters. The ballpoint pen takes Sheaffer-style ballpoint refills. A piston converter and a working blue Sheaffer ballpoint refill are installed.

Color  Olive green and yellow with black and red tones. The acrylic is a bit like the vintage candy stripe patterns. Each has a pair of 1/16" cap bands and 22k electroplated trim. 

Nib  Fine 14k nib. It is marked Sheaffer Levenger 14k 580 which puts it at a slightly lower gold content than other 14k nibs. It is smooth and springy with nice tipping material. The section has an F on it which matches the nib size.

Condition  Near Mint condition. These Sheaffer Balance II models are very prone to cracking from posting and from pulling on the clip. Neither pen has any cracks. The trim looks great and the material is consistently semi-transparent. We've cleaned and tested both and they're working very well. We recommend that you don't post the fountain pen and avoid using either clip.

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Additional Info

SKU 14283
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Ballpoints, Fountain Pens, Pen Sets


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