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#1 NobleDel

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Posted 03 July 2015 - 16:29

It was a slow day at home so we thought we'd take some photos of our desk pen bases and share them with the forum. 

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#2 Hobiwan

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Posted 03 July 2015 - 17:47

IM-PRESSIVE! :thumbup:  I never realized there were two "8-ball" styles.  


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Posted 03 July 2015 - 20:38

Thanks Hobiwan. The art deco 8-ball is DB-113, the double holder is DB-322, and the wedge shaped holder is DB-111. They may be harder to find on eBay because they have no manufacturer's marking. Therefore, unless the seller knows that they are Esterbrook products, they may not be listed with the Esterbrook name in the auction title. I happened to notice them when they were paired with other Esterbrook items. Pendemonium has a better photo of the deco 8-ball on their site. That's also where I first saw one. The green double holder is the only one I've seen that wasn't black. I assume Esterbrook made double holders in the other four colors, as well.


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Posted 04 July 2015 - 02:20

Ooooooooooo

 

Droooool  :puddle: :puddle:


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Posted 04 July 2015 - 02:49

I had no idea of the colors! I have one of the eight balls in the box but no desk pen. I now want colors as well! Thanks so much for feeding my problem!! :)

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Posted 04 July 2015 - 15:33

This is an evil, evil place....and thread.

 

I love them all.  More stuff to claim I'll never buy.   :huh:



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Posted 04 July 2015 - 16:11

Yes, my plan for world domination is working.  Muwhahaha!!!!

 

 

 

 



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Posted 04 July 2015 - 16:15

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Posted 05 July 2015 - 21:21

Oh is it bad that I have a crush on the aqua/teal ones?



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Posted 06 July 2015 - 01:35

Very impressive, NobleDel. Thanks for the photos. Confirms my belief that Richard Esterbrook had the greatest pen company of all time.

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Posted 06 July 2015 - 15:46

I've got a BUNCH of desk sets. I used to keep a 2-well dipless (hockey puck) inked up on my desk at work but I just am never in my office to use the pens, so I cleaned it out. I love the desk pens, have zero use for them. :-(


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Posted 07 July 2015 - 00:50

I have not seen the 8-ball and dual pen holders with the spine down the back.

Oh, another thing to look for.   :wacko:


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Posted 07 July 2015 - 03:11

Eightball schmeitball -  Flat is where it's at!

 

The black set has a permanent home on the kitchen counter.

 

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Okay, the eightballs are cool too, but I couldn't resist saying "schmeitball".

 

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Posted 07 July 2015 - 07:29

Very nice!  I was wondering if any of those would show up.  So, what shall they be called?  We got "8-ball", "wedge" or "doorstop" ... how about "pancake" for the round one, and .... :closedeyes:


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Posted 07 July 2015 - 13:20

French toast?

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Posted 08 July 2015 - 16:02

Here are  a couple of photos of  some desk pens and bases  you might like

#1 In the Box  # 444 Feed Matic Base, with a dip Less Pen inside   MIB

 

#2 The Box  says Esterbrook Stylist Desk Set Model  DS 120 CW w. Med Point Cart or lever filler

Neat thing  is the interchangeable  interior color disc's , no not for your computer or DVD,  you may also insert your favorite family photo.

 

# 3   a Green vinyl covered , skin like base

 

# 4 & 5 Class base  about 4 3/4 round either clear or  red colored glass

 

with appropriate pens

 

Looks like they had quite a few models


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Posted 11 July 2015 - 21:37

Is the taper on the black pen with the red taper translucent or opaque?  I have a translucent red tapered pen, but hadn't seen an opaque red taper.  The good thing about all this is that there's always something new coming along.


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Posted 12 July 2015 - 02:57

Esterbrook Double Pen Ceramic Desk Set

Would love to get another in burgundy or teal.

The DS 114&117 (wedge shaped) are my favorites...so Art Deco.


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Posted 12 July 2015 - 05:36

Anyone have one of these?
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Posted 12 July 2015 - 07:38

Todd...have never seen one of those before. Cool!






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