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Sheaffer 440 (Imperial) FOUNTAIN PEN - "Seconds" (New Old Stock w Imperfections

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Brushed stainless steel cap, stainless steel inlaid nib. Cartridge filler, with an included convertor. These are "seconds" have have cosmetic damage picked up from years in storage.

SKU: 877
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Type Fountain Pen which is new, but has picked up some cosmetic imperfections from years in storage.

Product Name

Model 440 -- this is one of the "quasi-Imperials" like the model 330, which mirror the style of the more expensive Imperials of the era.
Manufacturer and Year Sheaffer - 1970s
Length 5-3/8" capped

Filling System

Cartridge filler, with an included convertor which allows you to fill it from the bottle.


The body comes in three colors (make your selection form the pulldown menu). The cap is brushed stainless steel.
Nib Inlaid steel nib. Smooth.



This pen is new old stock from the 1970s, however due to the way it has been stored it has picked up some cosmetic blemishes over the years. Some have light scratches on the section made by the cap, some have shiny marks or pitting in the metal of the cap.

The photos below show representative imperfections, no single cap will have all those marks. The pens will write as well as first quality pens, and are offered here at a substantial discount over the pens that are cosmetically perfect.



Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 877
Condition New
Maker Sheaffer
Type Fountain Pens


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