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VINTAGE BURNHAM 60 FOUNTAIN PEN (BH002)
Button-fil; Red Marble; Circa 1940s
was £339.99
now £259.99
 
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VINTAGE BURNHAM 60 FOUNTAIN PEN

~ Comes with Original Burnham Gift Box ~

~ Superb & RARE ~ Burgundy Black Marble Patterning ~

~ RARE Button-filling System ~

~ Crisp Imprint ~ Gold Trim & a Solid 14ct Gold Nib ~ Circa 1950s ~

~ New Ink Sac Fitted ~ Serviced ~ Perfect Overall Condition ~

 
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SUMMARY
 

      Up here is a vintage Burnham 60 fountain pen, which was manufactured in England circa 1950s. Burnham pens were made in England between the mid-1920s and the mid-1960s and are now becoming very collectible. The 1940s/1950s models come in a stunning array of different coloured marbles and several different sizes. By any standards these are worthy pens, and they make very decorative and useful addition to any colleciton. This Burnham is a fine example, in stunning & rare burgundy black marble patterning; DELUXE triple gold cap band and a Burnham solid 14ct gold nib. The pen comes with its original Burnham paper giftbox. The pen is in excellent condition. The pen bears a RARE BUTTONG FILLING SYSTEM, and it is in perfect working order. A new sac has been fitted. The pen has been fully restored and tested. This Burnham is a classic elegance and has been produced to the highest standards of carftsmanship. This would make an excellent gift to treat yourself or for someone special

 
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SUMMARY
Model: Burnham 60 - English
Colour: Burgundy black marble
Overall Length: 5-1/4inches
Date Manufactured: Circa 195s
Filler Type: Button filling
Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced, polished and tested for full functionality
 
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DESCRIPTION
 
fountain pen cap THE CAP
Material: Red burgundy plastics
Top Ring: N/A
Top Jewel: Gold domed head; Polished
Trim Pattern: Triple gold cap band; Polished
Pocket Clip: Gold pocket clip with the imprint 'BURNHAM'; it is polished and adjusted to tight fit on your shirt
Cap Screw: Smooth
Work Done: The whole cap has been gently hand polished to restore its shiny condition
fountain pen gold nib THE NIB
Material: 14ct solid gold
Grade: Fine
Imprint: Reads 'Burnham 14ct Gold'
Condition of Feed : Excellent & clean
Work Done: The nib and feed has been cleaned to remove dried ink and residuals. The nib has been polished to restore its shiny condition.
 
THE BARREL
Imprint: Excellent; Reads 'BURNHAM NO.60 MADE IN ENGLAND'
End Jewel: End cap for filler
Screw with Filler: Smooth
Screw with Cap: Smooth
Lever: The gold lever is in shiny condition. The lever is very smooth and easy to raise
Work Done: The barrel has been gently hand polished to restore shiny colour
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THE FILLER
Type: Button filling
Imprint: N/A
Ink Storage: Medium storage; Easy to handle lever filler mechanism
Work Done: Talcum powder has been applied on the ink sac to prevent it sticking with the inner wall of the barrel. The ink sac and the filler mechanism is flushed and cleaned.
Functionality: Excellent
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