SHEAFFER TOUCHDOWN OPEN NIB FOUNTAIN PEN-RESTORED(F9047

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  • Item Category: Tools
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 05, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

Great Finds Galleria

SHEAFFER'S TOUCHDOWN FOUNTAIN PEN -
PUMP FILL - OPEN NIB - RESTORED
Inventory # (F9047) RESTORED

5 1/8" LONG. Touchdown (pneumatic) fill system.
Maroon with Gold colored trim -
believe this may be an Craftsman?.
Barrel: with a pointed bottom end with twist end for fill system
and engraved "W.A. Sheaffer Pen Co. Fort Madison, Iowa U.S.A.
Made in U.S.A.". Grooves for cap to screw on.
Cap: with a pointed tip, gold colored "wire" cap ring.
Clip: Gold Filled streamlined Clip (in the "Final Version")
Section: with grip lines and Visulated area.
Nib: Single tone gold open nib with engraving: "SHEAFFER'S
33 Made in U.S.A. 14K". We are not
nib experts but believe this nib to be OK and a Fine.

Condition: Has had ink through nib . Some very slight use scratches,
no dents, metal in great shape, no bite marks. HAS PERSONAL
ENGRAVING ON BARREL "826 EAB EM CLUB".
Overall Great Condition.

Restoration: Pen has been disassembled to the basic parts. Then cleaned and restored (replacing
any damaged parts) including new rubber parts. Then it is re-assembled and tested.
Pen has been buffed, polished and waxed to obtain original luster.

The inner workings of a Touchdown Pneumatic Fill System
(not this exact pen)
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