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Latest Uploads to Sales Site
Posted on Tuesday August 21, 2018

Avoiding the housework, I did some pen fixin’ And yardwork could wait, said this cheeky vixen. But now I’ve uploaded these various pens, Those horrid domestic chores threaten again. So please have a look, perhaps treat yourself Before I’ve no choice but to go dust a shelf! I’m really not cut out for housewifely duties; […]

More on the Mystery, and the UNO Deluxe Technical Pen
Posted on Tuesday August 21, 2018

Some more on the subject of the mystery pen I wrote about at the weekend. Annoyingly there is not a vestige of barrel imprint though it seems unlikely that there never was one. Though it is in good condition there are other indications that the pen is well used. The metal top of the cap […]

What’s This?
Posted on Sunday August 19, 2018

It’s a button filler and came with a Genius nib which looks too modern for the pen. The clip looks vaguely familiar but I just can’t place it.   What do you think it is?

Mabie Todd Swan Eternal No 4
Posted on Sunday August 19, 2018

This Swan No 4 Leverless is an impressive and comparatively large pen at 13.2 cm capped. The trim is good with three cap rings and a gilt Swan logo on top of the cap. I have heard it said that numbers were not stamped on the barrels during World War II. I think there’s a […]

A Green Marbled Unique
Posted on Saturday August 18, 2018

I’ve written about Uniques before and there have been knowledgeable comments made to those posts. The little magnifying glass above will lead you to those discussions if that is your interest. This time I will avoid the more general stuff about the brand and confine myself to discussion of this pen. I would guess that […]