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13747: Esterbrook Relief 314: mottled hard rubber slip-cap eyedropper-filler, 13.3 cm long, fully Esterbrook-marked, manufactured by Wirt. Characteristic bottom-vented Wirt feed, pen shows no sign of ever having been filled, ventless gold Esterbrook-marked nib has one superficial nick or tool mark on the top right tine (see detail).
DATE: c. 1910 • CONDITION: near mint* • NIB: medium oblique italic • $950
14115: Esterbrook Relief No. 1: red and grey pearl lever-filler, 13.3 cm long, nickel plated trim, 14K gold Relief nib; made in England, beautiful casein plastic cap and barrel. New old stock and never filled, but came to us with a crack in the barrel running through the threads; the barrel mouth has been sleeved with brass and the crack repaired nearly invisibly.
DATE: c. 1938 • CONDITION: near mint* • NIB: medium fine oblique • $275
13609: Esterbrook B: full-size "Dollar Pen", green pearl lever-filler, 12.1 cm long, stainless steel trim, later #9550 nib with round-bottomed feed.
DATE: c. 1941 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: extra-fine firm • $115
14143: Esterbrook pencil erasers: original box of four (4) erasers, one with reusable metal ferrule holder. Esterbrook No. PE2. Material is still rubbery, but sold more for display, not guaranteed to be in optimal condition for use, light storage wear to packaging, several boxes available.
DATE: c. 1950 • CONDITION: near mint • $10
13797: Esterbrook CH: pastel green "purse pen", 11.1 cm long, lever-filler, stainless steel trim, black end buttons, good imprints, #9668 nib unit, appears unused.
DATE: c. 1955 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: medium • $125
13786: Esterbrook injector pencil: white with black clip button, 12.5 cm long, stainless steel trim, uses 1.1 mm lead, eraser unused, appears to be new old stock with minor storage wear.
DATE: c. 1955 • CONDITION: near mint • $65
14124: Esterbrook LJ: blue pearl lever-filler, 12.9 cm long, stainless steel trim, #9550 nib; small hairline in nib unit collar (see detail) does not affect function.
DATE: c. 1958 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: fine firm • $50
14090: Esterbrook Safari: black cartridge-filler, 13.8 cm long, chrome plated cap and trim, #9668 nib, like new, appears unfilled.
DATE: c. 1959 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: medium • $50
13795: Esterbrook CA101: light green cartridge-filler, 13.2 cm long, stainless steel trim, #2555 nib unit, appears unfilled.
DATE: c. 1960 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: fine • $45