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Vintage Parker Duofold 'AF' Fountain Pen Midnight Black 14k Gold FINE Nib (Restored, Near Mint)

£80.00

Vintage Parker Duofold 'AF' Fountain Pen

Midnight Black with Gold Trim

Made in England circa 1950’s

14k Gold Nib – FINE

Button Filled Fountain Pen: restored and ready to write

 

Overview

Called at the time the 'New Duofold' the 1940's / 50's Parker Duofold went through a few evolutions, this particular 'AF' version is an aluminium button filler with a 14k Gold smooth fine nib. 

 

Condition

The fountain pen is in near mint condition.

 

Restoration

The pen has been full restored. 

The pen has been taken apart, cleaned, polished and fitted with a new ink sac

 

Imperfections 

There are no major imperfections to note, no chips cracks or engravings

It shows only the lightest marks on the barrel, and the nib is slightly curved to the right, a manufacturing quirk rather than anything else, it is otherwise perfect

 

Writing Style

The 14k Gold Nib has been tuned and writes beautifully, a smooth fine nib. 

Please take a look at the writing sample in the photo gallery for a closeup

 

Measurements:

Length Capped: 131mm

Length Uncapped: 120mm
Length Posted: 145mm

 

Barrel Diameter: 10mm

Weight: 9g