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Where Are All The Caps?

waterman 22 eyedropper caps

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#1 sidthecat


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Posted 14 January 2017 - 18:38

I've collected a few pre-1900s long eyedropper pens: Model 22s, that sort of thing. And they're capless.
Is there some collector in an island fortress somewhere who has all the caps?

Maybe this cap-Blofeld can come to the LA Pen Show.

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Posted 14 January 2017 - 20:26

Caps may break before the barrel? Just a thought.


Pens were used in pen stands? Second thought.

Edited by Astron, 14 January 2017 - 20:27.

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Posted 21 January 2017 - 17:40

Taper caps are very prone to breakage, I believe.

Too many pens, too little time!


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