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13943: Aikin Lambert Mercantile: unusual red hard rubber lever-filler, 14.05 cm long, gold filled trim, with a #2 Aikin Lambert nib, but the pen itself is the size of a Waterman 55 and was likely made using Waterman reject parts (both cap and barrel have tiny black specks and surface pits); name on barrel, condition otherwise factory new, came to us clearly never filled.

DATE: c. 1927 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: extra-fine flex • $450

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13947: Ancora 80th Anniversary Grand Complication Silver Demonstrator in box: limited edition of only 33, transparent with complex retracting nib mechanism, sterling silver trim, 14.8 cm long, 18K white-plated nib, in elaborate transparent display box with all accessories and papers, outer box.

DATE: 1999 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: medium • $2500

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13963: OMAS Marconi 100 Anni di Radio in box: limited edition of 2800 pieces, sterling silver with rolled gold trim, 13.8 cm long, 18K gold nib; with all original packaging, some warpage to box (see details).

DATE: 1995 • CONDITION: mint* • NIB: fine • $950

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13964: OMAS Marconi 100 Anni di Radio in box: limited edition of 340, 18K solid gold cap and barrel, 13.8 cm long, with all original packaging. Over 55 grams of 18K gold in this pen, original retail price was $4800.

DATE: 1995 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: fine • $2500

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13965: OMAS Marconi 100 Anni di Radio in box: limited edition of 154 pieces, charcoal grey with rolled gold banding, 13.8 cm long, 18K gold nib, very scarce version dedicated to the Italian Navy cruiser Carlo Alberto, used by Marconi for his early radio experiments; with all original packaging.

DATE: 1995 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: fine • $1600

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13959: OMAS 360 Vintage in box: limited edition of 360 pieces, transparent blue piston-filler, 15 cm long, rose gold plated trim, 18K nib; mint in box with ink bottle, all papers, outer sleeve, the first of OMAS's 360 Vintage series; two available.

DATE: 2011 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: fine • $1200

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13979: Parker 51 desk set: black Vac-filler, 15.6 cm long, good imprint with 4th quarter date code, name on barrel; glossy black base in modernist style, Magnetix swivel joint, a couple of tiny edge chips.

DATE: 1946 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: fine • $145

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13944: Parker VS set: red-brown button-filler, frosty Lustraloy cap, chrome plated trim, 13.9 cm long, bold deep imprint with 2nd quarter date code, early production with plastic blind cap threads, black hard rubber feed; with matching .9 mm pencil.

DATE: 1947 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: extra-fine • $175

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13974: Parker 61 Classic: red USA-made capillary-filler, 13.5 cm long, frosty Lustraloy cap; early white-colored pad, unstained, in end of uninked capillary filling unit (pen cannot be returned if inked).

DATE: c. 1963 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: medium • $165

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14002: Sheaffer oversize Lifetime Balance set: grey striated plunger-filler, 14 cm long, chrome plated trim, with matching .9 mm pencil; doubly unusual, with wide fancy milled bands, pen barrel with two large side windows (transparency outstanding); smooth two-tone Lifetime nib with classic Sheaffer turnup tip; names on barrel, clips show some typical age porosity to the plating, barrel imprints crisp.

DATE: c. 1936 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: fine • $465

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13970: Waterman 324 Golpheresque: black hard rubber taper-cap half-overlay eyedropper-filler, 14.5 cm long, gold filled overlay has name engraved in cartouche, test mark just above (see detail), cap imprint is worn but legible, with no globe logo; Spoon Feed is an early example with 1899 patent date imprint, no number on end of barrel. Clip was added in the later 1920s.

DATE: c. 1901 • CONDITION: fine* • NIB: extra-fine flex • $765

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13986: Waterman pencil: black hard rubber ringtop, 9.9 cm long, gold filled trim, "PAT. APL'D FOR" imprint, barrel band engraved with name, uses 1.1 mm lead, matches 52 1/2 V or 42 1/2 V pen. Moderate browning, blotch on barrel (see detail).

DATE: c. 1922 • CONDITION: VG • $35

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13985: Waterman pencil: black hard rubber with sterling silver "Filigree" overlay, large thick model, 13.8 cm long, matches 455 or 456 pen; uses 1.1 mm lead.

DATE: c. 1929 • CONDITION: fine-exc • $265

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13994: Waterman 454 Moderne: black hard rubber lever-filler, sterling silver "Night and Day" overlay, 13.7 cm long, #4 keyhole-vent "Brown" nib writes an elegant shaded line. Number on barrel end weak, partially heat-reversed, clip has been re-riveted. A good clean example of a scarce and desirable Art Deco classic.

DATE: c. 1930 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: extra-fine flex • $985

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13999: unmarked eyedropper-filler: black chased hard rubber vest pocket screw-cap, 10.2 cm long, gold filled trim, fancy cap band with "O" initial engraved, warranted #2 nib is a smooth wet writer with a semistub tip.

DATE: c. 1915 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium broad semiflex • $85

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