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Vintage SWAN S.F 1 Self Filler Fountain Pen 14k Gold Fine Semi Flex Nib (Restored)

£145.00

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Vintage Swan Self Filler Fountain Pen by Mabie Todd & Co. Ltd

Wood Grain Effect with Metal Trim

Made in England circa 1930’s

14k Gold SWAN Nib - (FINE SEMI FLEX)

Lever Filled Fountain Pen: restored and ready to write

 

Overview

 A delightful wood grain effect fountain pen from Mabie Todd in excellent condition, restored in house the pen comes ready to write with a fine 14k gold semi flex nib

 

Condition

The fountain pen is in excellent condition.

 

Restoration

The pen has been fully disassembled, ultrasonically cleaned, polished and fitted with a new inc sac 

 

Imperfections 

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

The only imperfections are light micro-scratches to the metal trim and faint discolouration between the cap and barrel, very minor. 

 

Writing Style

The 14k Gold nib writes a fine line, a fair deal of flex too from a fine to a medium

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

 

Finishing Comments

A lovely vintage pen from Mabie Todd which has aged extremely well and can last generations if well looked after. It sits well in the hand, a full sized slender pen which posts to a lengthy 163cm, a real writers pen.

 

Measurements:

Capped: 131mm

Uncapped: 120mm
Posted: 163mm

Diameter: 9mm