12573: Wahl lever-filler: early gold filled "all metal barrel" pen in "Zigzag" pattern, 11.7 cm long, raised lever and Sheaffer-licensed sprung pressure bar; large "WAHL" marked #4 nib, elegantly engraved initials in barrel cartouche.
DATE: c. 1923 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium firm • $250
11778: Wahl-Eversharp safety: extremely rare mottled hard rubber retracting-nib eyedropper-filler, 10.2 cm long, 14K Wahl #2 nib; not known in any ads or catalogs, these pens appear to have been made in France using US-made nibs and feeds, for European market testing. Internal spiral has been repaired.
DATE: c. 1923 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: fine flex • $650
12875: Wahl lever-filler: gold filled #2-size "all-metal-barrel" ringtop, 9.5 cm long, "Grecian border" pattern, very clean, no dings or brassing.
DATE: c. 1924 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: extra-fine semiflex • $165
12919: Wahl lever-filler: sterling silver "all metal barrel" ringtop, hand engraved floral decoration, 9.5 cm long, #2 Wahl nib is a wet semistub; monogram "CM" engraved in barrel cartouche, barrel slightly out of round, can be felt but not photographed, small crack at front edge of lever opening (see detail).
DATE: c. 1926 • CONDITION: VG-fine* • NIB: medium flex • $165
11128: Wahl Signature in box: chased red hard rubber lever-filler, "Grecian Border" pattern, 13.1 cm long, gold filled trim, roller clip, Signature #2 nib, original price band on cap, in box with instructions.
DATE: c. 1927 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: medium fine semiflex • $650
12212: Wahl-Eversharp Gregg: woodgrain hard rubber lever-filler, 13.2 cm long, gold filled trim, roller clip, enamel Gregg logo on cap top; these pens normally came with a Gregg-marked nib, but this one has a fine Wahl-Eversharp-marked manifold #2, very much Gregg-compatible and likely the original owner's choice.
DATE: c. 1929 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: extra-fine • $225
10196: Eversharp Doric: oversize black first-generation lever-filler, 14.7 cm long, gold filled trim, Gold Seal, roller clip, massive Gold Seal manifold nib with semistub tip, screw-in Personal Point nib assembly, feed marked "B" for broad; black is one of the less common Doric colors.
DATE: c. 1931 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: medium firm • $1200
12156: Eversharp Doric: oversize first-generation facetted lever-filler in "Burma Pearl", 14.35 cm long, white gold filled trim, roller clip, big Eversharp nib is marked "SEMI FLEX", feed marked "N.P." for "needlepoint"). A beautiful user with a most unusual nib at a bargain price, as there is a patched hole in the barrel and the original clip hole and Gold Seal location on the cap have been patched, and the seal and clip moved to the side.
DATE: c. 1932 • CONDITION: VG* • NIB: extra-fine semiflex • $350
12124: Eversharp Doric: oversize first-generation facetted lever-filler in "Burma Pearl", 14.6 cm long, white gold filled trim, roller clip, Gold Seal, Personal Point screw-in nib unit with Signature nib; used but not abused, even wear, clear cap imprint, pits on ends (see details). An iconic model, increasingly tough to find.
DATE: c. 1932 • CONDITION: VG-fine • NIB: fine semiflex • $985
11630: Eversharp Doric: full-size first generation black faceted lever-filler, 13.1 cm long, gold filled trim, roller clip, Gold Seal, screw in Personal Point interchangeable nib unit; comes with later (c. 1940) nib unit, with feed marked "POST" (for "posting" -- fine and firm).
DATE: c. 1932 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: fine firm • $465
10898: Wahl-Eversharp Clasp Pen: Equi-Poised style lever-filler, 11.5 cm long, gold filled trim, in rare and desirable "Flamingo" celluloid, as new, with rectangular nib grade sticker intact and round price sticker partially present.
DATE: c. 1932 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: fine flex • $400
9705: Eversharp Bantam set: red pearl miniature bulb-filler, 9.7 cm long, gold plated trim, plated #0 nib, matching 1.1 mm pencil; very lightly used, pen retains its original crimped-on rubber bulb -- very uncommon. Pen not usable as is, since the bulb is partially hardened.
DATE: c. 1933 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: extra-fine • $160
9993: Eversharp Gold Bond Doric: large green pearl marbled plunger-filler, 13.75 cm long, gold filled trim, made by Wahl-Eversharp for Montgomery Wards; much less common than standard Dorics, with full Gold Bond imprints and distinctive trim band. Name on barrel, nib is slightly toothy but a good writer, all seals replaced. These "house brand" versions of classic big-name pens have become increasingly sought-after in recent years.
DATE: c. 1935 • CONDITION: VG-fine • NIB: fine semiflex • $525
12811: Eversharp Doric: small black facetted plunger-filler, 11.6 cm long, gold filled trim, small "FLEXIBLE" marked nib has a semistub tip, has considerable flex; ink shutoff feature has not been repaired, pen is otherwise fully reconditioned and functional.
DATE: c. 1938 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: medium broad flex • $225
12904: Wahl-Eversharp Oxford: blue pearl marble lever-filler, 12.4 cm long, chrome plated trim, section with ink window, "Select-O-Point" gold plated stainless steel nib. Classic Wahl pressure bar toggled to lever, a high quality economy-line model.
DATE: c. 1940 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium firm • $95