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Parker 75 Presidential


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#1 mke

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 12:17

Is this pen here something special?

https://page.auction...tion/c638321642

 

Is it so rare that people would pay over 800 USD?

 

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https://parkerpens.net/parker75.html


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Posted 05 December 2017 - 14:44

I can not read the auction page but if it is a Presidential model it will be solid gold not gold filler.
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#3 jchch1950

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 07:25

Parker 75 in solid gold aren't very common pens. They are desirable items for a collector of P 75.



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Posted 06 December 2017 - 16:40

Don't know that I would go that high but the Presidential does garner a higher price than the standard gold filled model.


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Posted 06 December 2017 - 18:38

More info from Li-Tah Wong's page:

 

http://www.parker75....al_Keepsake.htm


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