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[Reduced] Boston Safety 12 Eyedropper For Sale

Price - $110.00

Time Left - 44 Days, 20 Hours

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c.1915 Boston Safety #12 Eyedropper (BCHR, NPT, eyedropper, 14k EF Semi-flex nib). Before it was acquired by Wahl in 1917, the Boston Pen Company manufactured high quality pens with design features such as their patented Roller-Clip, which would later be retrofitted by Wahl. This #12 eyedropper is the long model, measuring 5 1/4” capped. It’s made of black chased hard rubber, features a Roller-Clip on the threaded cap marked ‘German Silver’, and exhibits 1904 patent dates on the barrel and cap. ‘Boston Safety Fountain Pen’ takes up the first of the 2 line imprint on the barrel (I’ve read that this is one of the later imprints). Semi-flex 14k ‘Boston Safety 2’ nib with good iridium lays down a smooth and consistent EF line.  
Condition is excellent. No cracks, chips, personal engravings, missing parts, bent/misaligned tines, or threading issues. Hard rubber retains its deep black color with virtually no oxidation. Imprints are crisp and deep as is the chasing on the cap while that of the barrel is somewhat weaker. No significant scratches or chips and only minor high point wear to the clip. A well-preserved example of a rather scarce pen. 
Price: $150  $130  $120 $110 [ON HOLD]
Shipping: To CONUS locations buyer may opt for either:
• USPS First-Class with tracking for $4;
• USPS Priority with tracking for $8.
Please contact me for shipping quote if located overseas (delivery confirmation required).
Order, Payment, & Guarantee: Pens are placed on hold for the first person to PM me with firm request to purchase, to which I’ll reply with payment details. If I haven't received Paypal payment within 24 hrs, then they become available to the next person. All pens are guaranteed to be in the condition in which I've described them. If I've missed something objectionable or the filling mechanism is not fully functional, the buyer may contact me up to 7 days after receiving the pen for a full refund (issued once I receive the pen back in the same condition as sold). I've sold pens online for over a decade. Please check my past listings on the classifieds and historical sales forums here and on FPGeeks (username: Popcod) for some of my previous offerings.

Further item information (esp. Pens)

  • Brand and Model Added brand(s) and model(s)
  • LE and/or Serial Number Info No LE, pen(s) not numbered
  • Nib Size EF (Extra Fine)
  • Restoration status Restored - Work carried out by non-professional

Shipping & Handling

  • Condition Outstanding / Excellent - Well preserved, some signs of use and wear
  • Payment PayPal
  • Shipping From USA - New York
  • Shipping To World

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