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Just a word of caution if you are tempted to buy one of the metal Pelikan signs for sale on eBay. Although they appear to be embossed metal they are in fact flat and the quality looks like the image was upsized from a small jpeg file-- That is the image has a fuzzy, out-of-focus appearance. The sign is OK from a distance but certainly not what I was expecting.

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Thanks for the info...........not that I had it in mind. (no room, with a library of bookcases)

It can be very discouraging, when over 100 (in this case 180) views are registered, and no one comments.

I tend to delete the written post, and leave them guessing in the cases where that happens to me.

German vintage '50-70 semi-flex stubs and those in oblique give the real thing in On Demand line variation. Modern Oblique is a waste of money for a shadow of line variation. Being too lazy to Hunt for affordable vintage oblique pens, lets you 'hunt' for line variation instead of having it.

RIP...200's once great nib, now a double ball.:crybaby::wallbash:

 

The cheapest lessons are from those who learned expensive lessons. Ignorance is best for learning expensive lessons.

 

 

 

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Yes, I believe a Pelikan 100 or 101

Does the pen represent a real one?

"It's funny; in this era of email and voice mail and all those things that I did not even grow up with, a plain old paper letter takes on amazing intimacy."  Elizabeth Kostova

 

 

 

 

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