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Bunshodo Vintage Japanese Eyedropper Pen

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#1 Pen_Padawan

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Posted 15 October 2017 - 03:58

Hi Everyone,
Does anyone know anything about this pen, it does not show up on the Japanese pens list.  It's a Japanese eyedropper with Bunshodo Pen stamped on the barrel.  The nib says Stenographer, in the world, pointed hardest, Platinum <15>.  Interestingly the nib says Platinum, is this an old Platinum pen?  Or just the nib?  The clip looks like an old Pilot clip but is not stamped Pilot.  This is a good size pen as compared to my Sailor Pro-Gear.  Any information would be appreciated.
 
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#2 peerless1

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Posted 17 October 2017 - 08:13

It's a 1940ish eyedropper. One of many. Bunshodo does not ring any bells. You might post on one of the several Japan-based blogs.

 

A number of years ago I saw an extensive collection of Japanese logos online. Might be worth a few days effort looking through them. Long shot hope.


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#3 Pen_Padawan

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Posted 25 October 2017 - 06:21

Stan, I will work on the logo, thank you.







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