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VINTAGE CONKLIN NOZAC 5-M WORD GAUGE FOUNTAIN PEN (CO008)
Semi-transparent Barrel with Scale & Stamp; Rare
was £599.99
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VINTAGE CONKLIN NOZAC WORD-GAUGE FOUNTAIN PEN

~ Stunning GREEN/RED MARBLE ~ Rare and Highly Sought After Patterning ~

~ 'CRESCENT' embossed on Cap & 'CRESCENT' Airhole ~

~ Semi-Transparent Barrel with Scale Stamped ~

~ Patent Date & Number embossed on Cap & Barrel ~

~ Gold Trim ~ 14ct Conklin TOLEDO Gold Nib ~ Circa 1930s ~

~ Nice Overall Condition ~

 
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SUMMARY
 
Up here is a vintage Conklin NOZAC fountain pen, which was manufactured in USA circa 1930s. Promoted as "the pen that winds like a watch" and placed at top of Conklin's product line, the Conklin Nozac ("no sack") was named America's best "sackless" self filler. The pen is an earlier version, rounded body with double cap bands, designed by Conklin's chief designer, Andreas Bienenstein. There is a "glitter" crescent set into the cap below the clip. There is a "WORD GAUGE" feature: with a hot-stamped scale reading in thousands (1-M, 2-M...) applied to the barrel, to keep track of how many words remained in the ink supply. The pen is in nice condition, without any damage only showing minor weaer due to age. The pen is in stunning and rare RED/GREEN MARBLED patterning. On the pocket clip is the patent number 'PAT. 5-28-1918' embossed. On the barrel, the US patent number '1902809-10-11' was embossed. The pen bears a Conklin 14ct gold nib, with a 'CRESCENT' airhole. The filling system is in fair working order. This Conklin is a classic elegance. The colour even makes it extremely attractive, rare and highly sought after by collectors all over the world.
 
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Model: Conklin NOZAC WORD GAUGE – USA
Colour: Red green marble
Overall Length: 5-1/8 inches
Date Manufactured: Circa 1930s
Filler Type: Nozac
Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced, polished and tested for full functionality
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