13313: Wahl-Eversharp lever-filler set in box: early production black hard rubber ringtop, 9.8 cm long, gold filled "Check" pattern overlay, with matching 1.1 mm pencil. Lever is imprinted with the patent date for the spring pressure bar used for a short time under licence from Sheaffer; "WAHL"-imprinted #2 nib has a hairline visible emerging from the section (see detail), not to be used with pressure unless repaired, though capable of nice flex.
DATE: c. 1920 • CONDITION: fine-exc* • NIB: medium fine • $150
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
13314: Wahl-Eversharp lever-filler set in box: green gold filled "all metal barrel" miniature ringtop, 8.4 cm long, with matching 1.1 mm pencil; "Colonial" pattern, crisp and showing little sign of use, "LAURA" engraved on both pen and pencil.
DATE: c. 1925 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: fine semiflex • $160
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
13009: Wahl-Eversharp Gold Seal: oversize black and pearl "Deco Band" lever-filler, 13.6 cm long, gold filled trim, Gold Seal Signature nib with Personal Point screw-in system, "M"-marked feed. Plating is excellent, as is the color, excellent appearance but with some age shrinkage marks visible on barrel on close inspection.
DATE: c. 1929 • CONDITION: fine* • NIB: fine semiflex • $650
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
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
13331: Wahl-Eversharp Wahl Oxford: full-sized green pearl candystripe bulb-filler, 13.6 cm long, gold plated trim, 14K #2 Wahl Oxford nib, perfect barrel transparency, original now-petrified bulb has not been replaced (pen is not functional as is). Sometimes described as a giant Bantam, this unusual model is much more commonly found as a lower sub-brand, "Monitor", with plated steel nib and no Wahl-Eversharp imprints.
DATE: c. 1933 • CONDITION: near mint* • NIB: medium • $275
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
12930: Eversharp Doric: slender full-length facetted lever-filler, 13.2 cm long, gold filled trim, screw-in Personal Point nib unit, "MANIFOLD"-marked #2 nib is smooth and precise; slight waviness next to lever, exaggerated in photo.
DATE: c. 1935 • CONDITION: VG-fine • NIB: extra-fine rigid • $200
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