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Sheaffer Lifetime Flat Top Oversized - 1920s, Jade Green, Fine 2-Tone Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Sheaffer oversized flat top fountain pen from the late 1920s. This full size pen has a high mounted flat clip and a single cap band. Superior condition except for an ink stain under the clip, with a large pristine two tone Lifetime 14k fine nib that is firm and smooth. Ready to write with a new sac.

SKU: 3079
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Type Substantial, full size vintage fountain pen in excellent cosmetic condition and good working condition
Product Name Sheaffer "Flat Top" (The body, nib and cap indicate the pen was a Lifetime model.)
Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer USA -  1920s 
Length 5-5/16"
Filling System Lever filler - working perfectly with a new sac
Color Rich jade green. Gold plated trim. Very good color, just a tad brighter on the very end of the barrel, and there're a dark round splotch under the clip.
Nib Gold Lifetime two-tone fine nib is large and in very good condition with lots of tipping material. Typical Sheaffer nail, no flex.


The pen is in extra nice condition with less than typical discoloration, except for an unfortunate ink stain under the clip. Only light scratches. The trim shows some brassing: some on the ball of the clip and the top edge, and a few small spots on the cap band. There are no cracks in the cap lip. (You'll do damage if you post the cap on the barrel, so if that is a requirement for you, buying this pen will result in heartbreak. The barrel is long and comfortable to write with, without the cap.)

It has been restored with a new sac and the filling system is working well. (We'll guarantee it for a year.)

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 3079
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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