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Pen #2343      MINT Lever Fill Valiant   medium nib     $277
Overall Grade: mint
Metal:  gold plated - excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  none
Filler: lever
Point: medium
Imprint:  excellent Size:   5.3"
COMMENTS The Sheaffer Valiant is the largest of the Sheaffer Triumph pens.  They have become my favorite pens.  The nibs are often very good writers, and often end up to be especially sweet with relative little effort.  The size is just right for my hand, so a pleasure to write with..  Most often found with the plunger filler, a lever  fill Valiant is somewhat unusual.  This pen is absolutely mint - no evidence of it ever having been inked.  No flaws - meaning no dents,cracks, the cap threads on right, no brassing, clear windows in the section.  I have installed a new cap.  The white dot is on the top of the cap.

Pen #2345       909 Sheaffer Stylist        $87
Overall Grade: near mint
Metal:  gold plated - excellent Material: brushed, plated brass
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  none
Filler: cartridge converter
              converter included
Point: medium
Imprint:   Size:   5.5"
COMMENTS The Sheaffer Stylist was introduced in the mid 60s - 1966 to be precise.   With the 180 style nib, made before Parker introduced the 180 by the way, the pen introduced the white "S" on the clip instead of a white dot.   Like the 180, the nib is designed so that in the normal position with the gold arrow on top the line width was in this case, a medium width.  Flip the nib over, and you will had a nice writing nib, but with a finer line.  Pretty nice.  Sheaffer later changed to the "new point" which is the Triumph style nib, and went back to the white dot on a slightly wider clip.   They also sold these with a replaceable felt tip.    I had a black one  with the 180 nib when I was in college back in the late 70s.  Leaked like crazy because the nib unit threads hadn't been sealed.  That has been addressed on this pen, never to give trouble when you use it.   I've had a number of them, and they never have leaked on me once they've been sealed.   I won't call this finish rare, but this is the first time I've seen the pen in this sort of brushed gold treatment. This pen is usually gold plated or brushed chrome. Clean as a whistle, no flaws of any kind.  The sticker is still on the cap.  I'd call it mint, but it had the cartridge in it.  But it's been completely cleaned and flushed, nib threads sealed, and a new converter  installed.

Pen #2342       Mint Sheaffer Sovereign        $187
Overall Grade: mint
Metal:  gold plated - excellent Material: Forticel
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  small brassing mark at top of clip
Filler: lever
Point: fine
Imprint:  crisp Size:   5.9"
COMMENTSThe Sovereign was made after Sheaffer transitioned away from celluloid barrels.    Because it is an open nib pen and not a Triumph nib, Sheaffer didn't put a white dot on it.  This had a sticker on it, but there was dried tape over the barrel and over the sticker that  had to come off, so the sticker (rather battered anyway) was lost.  A new sac has been installed.

Pen #2338              Marine Green Balance       $167

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  see description Filler: lever
Point: medium
Imprint:  crisp Size:  4.8"
COMMENTS:    The home page of our website has a Marine Green Balance on it, but an Oversize, and I've had folks asking if I have the pen for sale. The truth is that  I don't get these to often.  Though not as rare as the OS, a clean Marine Green is none too common.  I'd describe this as a short standard Balance.  At 4.8 inches, it's a tad shorter, but the same diameter as a standard Balance.  It's a great length for polo shirt pockets.  I actually restored this for myself, but found that the nib was a bit wider than I like.  The Waverly nib  (turned up at the end)  is one of the reasons why it's so nice to write with - very smooth..  Fully restored as are all of the pens we sell, no brassing, no tooth marks,  and a crisp imprint.

Pen #2326         Sheaffer Triumph Crest           $267

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal: excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: see comments Filler:  plunger
Point: fine
Imprint:   excellent Size:  5.4"
COMMENTS:  This is the WWII era Sheaffer Crest.   The Crest was the upscale model of the Triumph pen released early in WWII.  Made only in black and brown striped  Celluloid.  The caps are actually Vermeil  i.e. gold plated over sterling silver.  Silver wasn't the strategic material that brass was, so easier to obtain.  No brassing, no dent on the top as there usually is.  The only flaw in the cap is a small pinprick on one side.   The white dot is on the blind cap.  Sheaffer drilled the hole slightly off center, and because it is original to the pen I've decided not to replace it.  There is transparency to the barrel, but with the brown stripes running at a slight angle they cross as you look through the barrel, so not very obvious.  Fully restored with our high grade rubber materials.  The nib is IMO really nice and smooth.  Nice pen.

Pen #2344          Sheaffer Valiant            $237

Overall Grade:extra fine
Metal:  gold plated  -
            extra fine
Material:  celluloid
Nib condition: excellent Flaws:  small ding in band - see inset Filler:  plunger filler
Point   fine
Imprint:   excellent Size :   5.2"
COMMENTS:   The Valiant of this era was the largest of the Sheaffer pens.  The Balance had been discontinued about a decade before, and nothing Sheaffer was making was quite that big.   This one has the wide cap band.  No brassing, no damage to the celluloid.  There is a ding in the cap band, shown in the inset.  A very nice writing pen, with a smooth find nib.  Fully restored with our high grade rubber materials.                               

Pen #2346         Sheaffer Sentinel Deluxe             SOLD   

Overall Grade: extra fine
Metal: stainless cap, gold plated trim
                 extra fine
Material:  celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: none Filler: cartridge/converter
             converter included
Point   0.8mm
Imprint:   crisp Size :  5.2"
COMMENTS:   The Sentinel Deluxe was a hybrid if you will - Sentinel in design but in the bigger Valiant size.   I have two constantly filled and in rotation - they're my favorite pens.  I was going to say that Sheaffer had nailed the tipping material, but that might give you the impression that these write like a nail.  Far from it!  What I mean is that they got it right.  The nibs are usually smooth writers,  and if they need a little tweaking, it is just a little.  At the risk of sounding like a broken record, they're  just right for my hand.  No dings in the cap, but the frosting is just a bit worn.  Nice color on the barrel.  Fully restored with our high grade rubber material.

Pen #2351          Sheaffer Valiant snorkel              $147    

Overall Grade: excellent
Metal: gold plated
            excellent
Material:  Forticel
Nib condition: excellent Flaws: none Filler: snorkel
Point  medium
Imprint:   extra fine Size :  5.6"
COMMENTS:   Sheaffer was creative in their designs.  They weren't creative in naming their pens though.  The Valiant name was used on several very different pens before it was retired when snorkel production was stopped in 1959.  What a change from the nice FAT, big Valiant Triumph pens!  Granted this has the Triumph nib, but it's a TM (Thin Model) pen, and a snorkel.  No cracks, dents or brassing.  Fully restored with new seals and a PVC sac.  The pen was nice and clean inside too - no rusting of the spring.  I'm calling the nib a medium, though it is on the fine side of medium .  A nice, very clean,  smooth writing pen.                           

Pen #2349            English made Vac fill Parker 51              $157


Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal: excellent Material: Lucite
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: worn imprint Filler:  vacumatic
Point: fine
Imprint:  excellent
          2nd quarter 1948
Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS:  English made, but still a 51.  There are some minor differences - the imprint has more stuff on it than a US imprint, the clip a bit different.  The nib was made in Canada, not the US or UK.  Nice, smooth writing pen

Pen #2350          Blue Cedar Vac Parker 51              $157


Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal: excellent Material: Lucite
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: worn imprint Filler:  vacumatic
Point:extra fine
Imprint:   extra fine
         T6   3rd quarter 1946
Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS:   I like the blue cedar 51 Lucite.  My first 51, which was the first one I restored. using a  Vac wrench that I made.  I still have it too.  This one  has been restored as well, with a refrosted cap.  The nib is a smooth  extra fine.  

Pen #2348           Parker Vacumatic Major              SOLD


Overall Grade:  extra fine
Metal: excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  Filler:  vacumatic
Point:  extra fine
Imprint:  worn Size:  5.0"
COMMENTS:   This pen was made in the 3rd quarter 1945 -  just after WWII ended, but before most of the GIs made it home.   It doesn't show in the picture, but the cap has a stacked coin band - i.e. horizontal rings instead of the usual chevron pattern.  Fully restored and ready to use.  

Pen #2318            Vac fill Parker 51  0.9mm factory stub              $177


Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal: excellent Material: Lucite
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: worn imprint Filler:  vacumatic
Point: 0.9mm factory stub
Imprint:  worn Size:  5.5"
COMMENTS:   Very simple.....  A basic black vac fill Parker 51.  Fully restored, with a refrosted ding free Lustraloy cap.  It has a 0.9mm stub - not a retip, but as far as I can tell original.  It lays down a nice smooth, wet line.  The only thing to complain about is that the imprint is all but worn away,  but chances are you're buying it to write with the pen, and not to gaze at an awesome crisp imprint.

Pen #2300           Sheaffer Touchdown Imperial        $157

Overall Grade: NOS - stickered
Metal:  excellent Material:  gold plated over brass
Nib condition:  near mint  Flaws: none Filler:  Touchdown
Point:  fine
 
Imprint:     Size:  5.4"
COMMENTS:  The Sheaffer Imperial was the second of Sheaffer's pens to feature the inlaid nib. Unlike its bigger brother though, it did not use the  snorkel filling system, but rather the Touchdown system.  This pen has the original sticker on the cap, and a fine nib.  I've replaced the 0-ring in the barrel, and have replaced the original latex sac with a PVC sac for long life.

Pen #2284       Black and Pearl OS Balance         $247
Overall Grade: extra fine
Metal:  gold plated - excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  small brassing mark at top of clip
Filler: lever
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  extra fine Size:   5.9"
COMMENTS This is one of the earliest versions of the OS Balance - note the long humped clip,  flat feed,  lifetime nib like the of the flat top pens of the era.  This is also one of the longest Balance pens you'll find.  The color in the picture tends a little towards green, when in fact is slightly ambered.  Not white white, but still pretty decent.  It's an impressive pen, fully restored.

Pen #2337              Wahl Eversharp Ringtop - semi flex nib        $97

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: BCHR
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:   NONE Filler: lever
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  excellent Size:  3.6""
COMMENTS:   This is one of the cleanest little ringtops I've handled.  I do mean little - 3.6: closed, and about 1/4" in diameter.  The cap posts nicely, and the posted length extends back past the knuckle of my hand.    Black, not reblackened, crisp chasing,   This is as clean as you'll find a BCHR pen.  The nib is semi-flex, not full flex, but neither is it your typical  rigid (firm) nib of the area.   It really is an extremely clean, attractive pen.

Pen #2339              Slender Balance        $137

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  Filler: lever
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  crisp Size:  5.2"
COMMENTS:   Not sure how to classify this one.  It's longer than your  Jr size Balance, but a bit shorter than the standard - and the same thinner diameter as the Jr size.  Exceptionally clean with no flaws, a clean bright plating mask on the lifetime nib, excellent trim, crisp imprint, and a smooth XF nib.  Fully restored.  

Pen #2303              Jade Sheaffer Jr Flat top        $157

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  Filler: lever
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  excellent Size:  4.5"
COMMENTS:   This is only the second Sheaffer Jade that I've seen in this dense, brilliant green.   The picture is fairly accurate.  Note the white, white swirls in the cap - there's some white in the barrel too, not faded or tan .  Fully restored.

Pen #2347           Mint lever fill Crest              $247


Overall Grade:  mint
Metal: excellent Material: celluloid?
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws: worn imprint Filler:  lever
Point: extra fine
Imprint:  crisp Size:  5.1"
COMMENTS:   A mint lever fill Crest. NO dings in the cap, no wear to the threaded band,  clean clear windows in the section,.   The imprint is crisp.  Unlike some other models, the threads on the section AND the nib are single pitch, so the lever is on the underside in relation to the nib.  No way to rotate it to get it to line up with the  nib.  

Pen #2307           Sheaffer  Crest        $267

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal:  excellent Material:  celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent  Flaws: none Filler: plunger
Point:  extra fine
Imprint:    excellent Size:  5"
COMMENTS:  Sheaffer has has many different pens that bear the name "Crest" over the years.  The first versions were the war time pens with the short section and pointy cap.  This is one made before they changed over to Forticel VS celluloid in 1948.   There are no dents in the cap,  and the pen is fully restored with our high grade, long life synthetic rubber materials.

Pen #2309             Sheaffer Balance set            $97

Overall Grade:  excellent
Metal: excellent Material: celluloid
Nib condition:  excellent Flaws:  name engraved Filler:  plunger
Point:  extra  fine
Imprint:   crisp Size:  4.8"
COMMENTS:  The Jr size Sheaffer Balance is the smallest of the Balance models - I say "Jr size" because it isn't a Sheaffer Jr - rather it is a Lifetime pen with the white dot and a Lifetime nib.  It also has a jewelers band cap, wider with ribs and a panel in the back for engraving initials.    No brassing, no cracks, fully restored.  The pencil  works and  has a new eraser.  A sweet pen for a smaller hand.  

Pen #2279       Sheaffer Imperial 770         $117

Overall Grade: NOS - stickered
Metal:  excellent Material:  plastic
Nib condition:  near mint  Flaws: none Filler: cartridge/converter
Point:  fine
 
Imprint:     Size:  5.4"
COMMENTS:  New old stock - the cartridge converter version of the Imperial with a fine nib.   You can be the first to ink it, our you can have us test and adjust the pen before shipping.

Pen #2292           Sheaffer 1001 Stainless Targa - the funky nib edition           $67

Overall Grade: NOS
Metal:  excellent Material:  celluloid
Nib condition:  mint Flaws: none Filler:  cartridge/converter
              converter included
Point   medium stub - 3 available  $67
             
Imprint:     Size:  5.3"
COMMENTS: We just picked up a tray of these pens, new old stock, mint. Sheaffer made these pens from about 1980 until 1998.   This is an early edition Targa with the plastic barrel liner.  The pens are brushed stainless steel, not brushed plated brass like the later pens.  I still have the one that I bought back in 1980.   What's the funky nib edition?   Sheaffer sold some as Calligraphy pens, some individually, some in a set with 1 pen and 4 different nibs.   The nibs are not crisp italics.





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