Name: Conway Stewart No.27 Fountain Pen
Maker: Conway Stewart, England, c1950s
Colour: Plum Cross Hatch Pattern
Material: Celluloid / Gold Trim
Nib: 14k Gold Conway Stewart Nib: Fine Flex Nib
Filling System: Lever Filled Fountain Pen
Condition: Serviced, Excellent
Conway Stewart was started in the UK in 1905 by Frank Jarvis and Thomas Howard Garner, in a small first floor office in Paternoster Row London. They initially sold pens made up of parts that they bought in from other manufacturers. , During The 'Golden Years' between the 1920’s and 1940’s Conway Stewart enjoyed a lofty reputation as the premium British brand and produced some of their best designs during this period. The long lasting 14 carat gold Duro nibs are an integral part of their success along with their beautiful colour schemes and finishes.
Here we have a lovely No.27 in the plum pearl cross hatch pattern, with wide gold cap band and signature conway stewart clip. The pen has been serviced and comes ready to write with a fine 14k Gold nib which writes with a good degree of flex
There are no major imperfections to note, no chips splits or engravings.
There are some marks and micro-scratches on the cap and the barrel, minor brassing to the trim, and the plum colour is slightly faded as is common with this finish
Organics Studio vintage ink series are ideal for use in vintage fountain pens.
Length capped: 129mm
Length posted: 154mm
Barrel length inc nib: 114mm
Cap length: 61mm
Barrel diameter: 11mm
Cap diameter: 12mm