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What Model Are My Pens?


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#1 ap1234567

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Posted 05 March 2012 - 23:01

I have come across two fountain pens by Sheaffer:

This is the first one,
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And this is the second one,
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http://i43.tinypic.com/35k52qp.jpg

Can someone please help me learn what these models are?

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Posted 05 March 2012 - 23:53

Welcome home.

The first pen is one of the Imperials and looks like a cartridge converter version. Check here for more information and model number.

The second looks like it might be an Award,

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 07:14

Thanks so much, i looked on the site and saw it was an Imperial IV Black GT, do you know how much either of these would be worth?

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 13:57

Thanks so much, i looked on the site and saw it was an Imperial IV Black GT, do you know how much either of these would be worth?

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Is it a Touchdown fill pen? Does the back of the body unscrew to expose a wide tube?

If not, it is more likely the Triumph-Imperial cartridge pen. In either case it is likely a $40.00 to $60.00 pen.

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 17:40

The bottom part does unscrew to reveal a wide tube! Does this mean it is worth more?

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Posted 06 March 2012 - 19:51

The bottom part does unscrew to reveal a wide tube! Does this mean it is worth more?

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Maybe, but the condition will really determine value. Cartridge/converter pens are pretty straight forward but a touchdown pen will likely need a new sac and gaskets. It will still likely be in the same value range, maybe a $10.00 difference.

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