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Sheaffer Snorkel Crest Fountain Pen - Jet Black w Gold Cap, Snorkel, Fine 14k Triumph Nib (Excellent + in Box, Restored)

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Sheaffer Crest fountain pen from the 1950s. Snorkel filler in black. Two-tone triumph fine 14k nib. Excellent + condition in box. Fully restored and working well.

SKU: 14242
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$185.00

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Type  Vintage snorkel filling fountain pen, restored and working well.

Product Name  Snorkel Crest, the "Crest" name changed a few times. In 1947 the name was changed to "Crest Deluxe" but then advertisements continued to call the model, "Crest" while service manuals called the model, "Crest Deluxe." When the snorkel system came out the Crest became the, "TM Snorkel Crest," and then finally just the "Snorkel Crest."

Manufacturer and Year  Sheaffer, made in USA -- 1950s.

Length  Just a touch over 5-9/16".

Filling System  Snorkel filler. We've fully restored it with a new sac, O-ring, and point gasket, and it's working very well.

Color  Jet black barrel with a gold plated cap with a pattern of stepped vertical lines. 

Nib  FINE 14k two-tone Triumph nib is firm and smooth with nice tipping material. It is marked F5 which is correct for this model.

Condition  Excellent + condition. The pen has very low handwear and no plating wear. There are polishing marks on the nib and cap in addition to a dent just above the white dot. Barely any signs of usage. The pen is fully restored and working perfectly.  Ships in Sheaffer Snorkel box.

 

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SKU 14242
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens

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