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Sheaffer Balance Mechanical Pencil - Rare Double Band, Marine Green (Very Nice)

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Green Marble Sheaffer Balance pencil from the 1930s with an uncatalogued collectible double band.
SKU: 6151
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$100.00

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Type Pencil with an uncataloged double cap band. These double and triple band pens are very collectible, and can be found with a few different designs etched on the bands. This version has simple staggered lines.
Product Name Balance
Manufacturer and Year Sheaffer, USA, mid 1930s.  The Marine Green color was produced from 1930-35.
Length 5-1/2"
Filling System It takes 1.1mm leads
Color Marine green aka green marble with gold filled trim
   

Condition

 

Very nice condition. No cracks. There are a few bite marks on the top and a small chunk of celluloid is missing. There's a funny spot on the cap that looks like it was branded or melted .... all you can see are the letters "er" and below them "ES" ... not sure if it was accidental or intentional, but we've never seen anything like it before.

The pencil works, though the mechanism is a little stiff.

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SKU 6151
Condition Used
Maker Sheaffer
Type Pencils

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