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
14721: Esterbrook P repeater pencil: black, 12.1 cm long, stainless steel trim, uses 1.1 mm lead, strong barrel imprint, a few light scratches, fully functional and much less common than the matching "Dollar Pen".
DATE: c. 1939 • CONDITION: fine-exc • $90
14724: Esterbrook A: slender "Dollar Pen", blue pearl lever-filler, 12.2 cm long, stainless steel trim, with scarce contemporary #1555 Gregg nib unit with flat-bottomed feed.
DATE: c. 1939 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: medium fine • $120
14790: Esterbrook J: black lever-filler, 12.4 cm long, stainless steel trim, earlier production with flat barrel end, round screw-in cap jewel; contemporary #2668 nib unit with flat-bottomed feed, writes a nicely shaded line.
DATE: c. 1947 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium fine • $85
14684: Esterbrook J: silver pearl lever-filler, 12.3 cm long, stainless steel trim, early production with flat barrel end, screw-in cap jewel, later #9556 nib unit.
DATE: c. 1948 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: medium fine • $80
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
13786: Esterbrook repeater 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
14799: Esterbrook M2: dark blue squeeze-filler, 13.4 cm long, finely-ribbed chrome cap, smooth clip, Esterbrook imprints on cap rim and barrel, #2556 nib unit; original black rubber sac has been replaced with a transparent PVC sac.
DATE: c. 1957 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: medium fine • $50
14528: Esterbrook SJ: silver pearl lever-filler, 12.1 cm long, stainless steel trim; #9550 nib is a smooth and precise writer. Late production with icicle-like patterning.
DATE: c. 1958 • CONDITION: exc-near mint • NIB: extra-fine • $65
14803: Esterbrook M2: red squeeze-filler, 13.45 cm long, finely-ribbed chrome cap, Esterbook-imprinted clip and barrel, smooth #9556 nib unit; original black rubber sac has been replaced with a transparent PVC sac. Excellent but for a crack in the cap (liner is intact, so does not affect function).
DATE: c. 1959 • CONDITION: fine* • NIB: medium • $45
14802: Esterbrook Safari: black cartridge-filler, 13.75 cm long, chrome plated cap and trim, #2668 nib, flamboyant barrel personalization, patch of plating loss next to end of clip (see detail). Comes with two empty Esterbrook cartridges, which can be refilled and reused.
DATE: c. 1960 • CONDITION: VG-fine • NIB: medium • $40