Fine Pens

PBA Galleries
1233 Sutter Street
94109 San Francisco, CA
United States
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Date of the auction: 20.06.2019

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CONWAY STEWART: Lot of Two Fountain Pens, c.1940

Lot of two fountain pens, comprising: No. 28 marbled green lever-filler, gold-plated clip and band, peaked captop, 14K gold nib, medium flex. No. 336 "Scribe" marbled blue lever-filler fountain pen, white metal clip, rounded captop, 14K gold nib, slight flex. Generally excellent condition

Lot #: 272

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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CONWAY STEWART Cracked Ice Fountain Pen & Propelling Pencil, c.1955

No. 58 lever-filler fountain pen, classic "Cracked Ice" pattern, peaked captop, gold-plated clip and bands, with matching propelling pencil. 14K gold circle-vent nib, firm. In original flip-top box. Very fine or better condition, imprints rubbed and some brassing

Lot #: 277

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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EVERSHARP 5th Avenue "SIXTY-FOUR" FP & Pencil Set, 1943

Fifth Avenue "64" pen and pencil set, burgundy resin barrels, lever-filler, 14K solid gold caps inscribed "6?4". Hooded nib, size fine. Eversharp was a sponsor of the popular radio show "Take It or Leave It", which featured the famous phrase "The $64 question". The "64" pen was an immensely

Lot #: 278

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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OMAS 71 Super Black Hexagonal Fountain Pen, 1970s

Black resin 71 Super fountain pen, hexagonal barrel and cap, gold-plated clip and cap band. Converter-filler. Hooded nib, appears fine. Outer box, display box, leaflet. Excellent condition, needs converter, slip-cap is not smug

Lot #: 279

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER No. 15 Mother-of-Pearl TURBAN TOP Eyedropper Fountain Pen, c.1913

No. 15 eyedropper-filler fountain pen, black hard rubber with mother-of-pearl slabs flanked by gold-filled repoussé bands, "turban top" cap with gold-filled filigree overlay. 107mm. No. 3 keyhole-vent Lucky Curve nib, slight flex. Excellent condition, black hard rubber glossy and bright

Lot #: 282

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$3,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER No. 30 Eyedropper REPOUSSE Gold-Filled Fountain Pen, c.1900

No. 30 eyedropper-filled fountain pen, highly-repoussé diamond and snail pattern, endpiece imprinted "PATENTED" with no other imprints. 135mm. No. 2 Lucky Curve keyhole vent nib, medium flex. Excellent condition, cartouche not engraved. -Lambrou, Andreas. Fountain Pens of the World . [Epping: 2005

Lot #: 283

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER No. 46 Abalone & Mother-of-Pearl TAPER CAP Fountain Pen, c.1906

A rare and spectacular Parker No. 46 eyedropper-filler fountain pen, alternating abalone and mother-of-pearl panels, gold-filled highly-repoussé snail patterned taper cap, cap rim inscribed: "PARKER FOUNTAIN PEN / PAT. 6-30-91. 1-3-06". 162mm. Circle-vent Parker nib marked "45", slight to medium

Lot #: 286

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 51 16K HERITAGE Gold-Filled VACUMATIC Fountain Pen & Propelling...

Parker 51 fountain pen and propelling pencil set, US-made, black resin barrels, 16K gold-filled Heritage caps with pinstriped panels and chevron bands, pearl-grey captop jewels. Vacumatic-filler. With original clamshell display box. Very fine to excellent condition, faint non-professional engraving

Lot #: 289

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 51 16K Rolled Gold VACUMATIC UK Fountain Pen & Propelling Pencil Set

Parker 51 fountain pen and propelling pencil set, UK-made, black resin barrels, 16K gold-filled caps, pearl-grey captop jewels. Vacumatic-filler. With original clamshell display box. Very fine condition, light handling wear, a lovely pair

Lot #: 290

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 51 Acrylic DEMONSTRATOR Fountain Pen, c.1948

Parker 51 demonstrator fountain pen, Aerometric-filler, clear acrylic body, brushed Lustraloy cap, pearl-grey captop cabochon. Unmarked integral nib, appears fine or medium. Original satin-lined paper-over-boards flip-top box (ink stains to lining). Excellent condition, not inked, no flaws, appears

Lot #: 291

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 Neiman Marcus "KEEPSAKE" Fountain Pen, Rare, c.1974

Parker 75 Keepsake edition, sterling silver, smooth barrel and cap, rim of cap engraved with Neiman Marcus script logo, dish tassie. Medium 14K gold U.S.-made nib. Parker's marketing concept for the Keepsake 75 was for the purchaser to have the barrel and cap engraved with dates of birthdays

Lot #: 294

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 Cisele VERMEIL Fountain Pen, c.1965

Parker 75 fountain pen, gold-plated sterling silver (vermeil), cisele (cross-hatch) pattern, flat tassie. Fine (#65) 14K gold US-made nib. Excellent condition, some patina

Lot #: 295

Estimate: US$250 - US$650

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 French GRAIN d'ORGE Fountain Pen, c.1970

Parker 75 fountain pen, silver-plated, Grain d'Orge (barleycorn) pattern, dish tassie, French-made. Fine 14K gold nib, French-made. Excellent condition, a touch of patina

Lot #: 297

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 French GRAIN d'ORGE Gold-Plated Fountain Pen, c.1970

Parker 75 fountain pen, 20U (20 micron) gold-plated, Grain d'Orge (barleycorn) pattern, flat tassie, French-made. Extra-broad right obligue (#91) 18K gold nib, French-made. Excellent condition

Lot #: 298

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 French PERLE Gold-Plated Fountain Pen, c.1970

Parker 75 fountain pen, gold-plated, Perle (water drop) pattern, dish tassie, French-made. Fine 14K gold nib, French-made. Excellent condition

Lot #: 299

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 75 French MILLERAIS Gold-Plated Fountain Pen, c.1993

Parker 75 fountain pen, gold-plated, Millerais (fine pinstripe) pattern, dimpled tassie, French-made. Fine reverse-oblique (#96) 14K gold nib, French-made. Excellent condition

Lot #: 300

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Parker 75 Americana BP & RP with rare pewter facsimile writing stand

Pewter ballpoint and "soft tip" (rollerball) pair, each with a captop cabochon made of wood from Independence Hall. Created in 1976, to commemorate the Bicentennial, the Americana was one of the first limited edition pens. The pens are housed in a pewter display box replicating a Colonial American

Lot #: 303

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PARKER 105 Rolled Gold TREE BARK FP & RB, c.1979

Parker 105 fountain pen and rollerball pair. Rolled gold barrels & caps, bark pattern. Converter-filler. Integral 14K gold nib, size not indicated, appears medium. In flip-top display box. Excellent condition, not inked. Some residue to display box

Lot #: 306

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PELIKAN rare "EMEGE" Portuguese FP, MAGNUM, c.1936

No. 101N "Emegê" fountain pen, Magnum-size, tortoiseshell celluloid barrel, visulated ink window, red hard rubber cap, derby-style captop and endpiece, gold-plated clip and two cap bands. 124mm. 14K gold circle-vent Pelikan nib, slight flex. Cap engraved "Emegê", representing Pelikan's Portuguese

Lot #: 307

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PELIKAN 101N Fountain Pen, TORTOISE Pattern, c.1935

No. 101N fountain pen, piston-filler, tortoiseshell celluloid barrel and cap, tortoiseshell celluloid derby-style captop, red hard rubber endpiece, visulated ink window, gold-plated clip and two cap bands. 120mm. Right oblique 14K gold circle-vent Pelikan nib, medium flex. Excellent condition, a

Lot #: 308

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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PELIKAN 101N Fountain Pen, TORTOISE Pattern, Long Cap Version, c.1935

No. 101N fountain pen, piston-filler, tortoiseshell celluloid barrel and cap, red hard rubber derby-style captop and endpiece, visulated ink window, gold-plated clip and two cap bands. 120mm. Right oblique 14K gold circle-vent Pelikan nib, medium flex. Rare model with long cap tube and short derby

Lot #: 309

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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SOENNECKEN No. 120 Ivory Pearl Celluloid Fountain Pen

No. 120 fountain pen, ivory pearl celluloid with black veins, gold-plated clip and three cap bands. Piston-filler. 121mm. Medium white metal Soennecken circle-vent nib, slight flex. In original flip-top box. Excellent condition, appears to be new-old-stock. Rare pen

Lot #: 315

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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WATERMAN No. 000 "World's Smallest" or "DOLL" Pen, Rare, c.1910

Rare Waterman No. 000 black hard rubber fountain pen, clipless version (earlier and scarcer than the version with a clip), slip cap, barrel imprinted: 'WATERMAN'S IDEAL [with globe emblem] FOUNTAIN PEN, N.Y." Eyedropper-filler. 42mm. Circle-vent nib. In original brown leather "casket" box with white

Lot #: 318

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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WATERMAN No. 0515 P Gold-Filled Filigree PUMP-FILLER, c.1910

No. 0515 P black hard rubber fountain pen, leaf-patterned gold-filled filigree overlay, notched endpiece. Pump-filler. 143mm. Heart-vent Waterman's Ideal nib, quite flexible, tines downturned at tips. Fine condition, black hard rubber oxidized, some residue to black hard rubber on cap around

Lot #: 319

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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[JAPANESE] Silver Fountain Pen, NIGHTINGALE Motif, 1930s

An interesting and obscure pen of impressive size with a silver overlay engraved with nightingale and plum tree motif. Signed by the artist ( kanji unknown). Plunger-filler. 138mm. 14K gold No. 3 Ideal heart-vent nib, medium flex. Fine condition, some patina, black hard rubber endpiece and section

Lot #: 323

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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A. LANGE & SOHNE Rare 18K Rose Gold 1815 CHRONOGRAPH

A. Lange & Söhne 1812 Flyback Chronograph, Ref:402.032, Model No. LS4024AD, Case No. 195512, Movement No. 72268. German made, c.2012. 34-jewel manual-wind Cal. L951.5 rhodium-plated movement numbered 72268, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, adjusted to 5 positions, shock

Lot #: 329

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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GIRARD PERREGAUX Rose Gold TRAVELLER Automatic Watch, Ref. 4940

Girard Perregaux Traveller II, Ref:4940. Swiss made, circa 2002. 31-jewel Cal. 2291 automatic movement, silvered dial with gold Arabic numerals, black outer minute track with luminous five minute markers, gilt sword hands with luminous inserts and centre seconds, lumed arrow-tipped alarm hand, dual

Lot #: 330

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$3,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Alain SILBERSTEIN Black DRAGON Series Ltd Ed Wristwatch

Alain Silberstein Dragon Series Automatic Wristwatch, Water Resistant to 100M. French-made, c.2000. Automatic ETA 2892A2 movement, rotor with die-cut hole design; mirror-finished black flanged dragon design on matte black dial, raised silver dot hour markers, date aperture at 6, polished stainless

Lot #: 331

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Alain SILBERSTEIN Red DRAGON Series Ltd Ed Wristwatch

Alain Silberstein Dragon Series Automatic Wristwatch, Water Resistant to 100M. French-made, c.2000. Automatic ETA 2892A2 movement, rotor with die-cut hole design; mirror-finished red flanged dragon design on matte black dial, raised silver dot hour markers, date aperture at 6, polished stainless

Lot #: 332

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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BOVET 18K White Gold Automatic Wristwatch, Mother-of-Pearl Dial

Bovet Automatic Wristwatch, Ref: 2390. Polished 18K white gold case hallmarked between lugs at 6, crown decorated with engraved flower, curved lugs, exhibition back marked 002390 / A800.0; 25-jewel movement adjusted to five positions, polished gold rotor; flower petal patterned mother-of-pearl dial

Lot #: 334

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$5,500

Date: 20 Jun 2019