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Is This A Midori Pen Holder?


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#1 Larry Barrieau

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Posted 07 March 2018 - 00:23

As soon as I saw it, I knew I wouldn't be using it.  If you look inside the loop, you can see the brass clip.  Trying to slide a pen through there would seem to guarantee scratches.  The company is called Asian Vintage.     fpn_1520381937__p1040028.jpg


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#2 dapprman

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 08:13

It's not.  The Midori/Traveller loops (there's a small one for clips and a larger one for thinenr pens - I have both) has the leather pinned/riveted to the leather before the actual loop.



#3 Larry Barrieau

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Posted 09 March 2018 - 00:41

Thanks, I just found a picture of a real Midori.   So, the warning to those who might want this item:  There is no metal anywhere near the inside of the loop of the real Midori.  Two rivets on the real thing.  None on this fake.


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