Vintage Tropen Scholar Fountain Pen
Midnight Black with Green Transparent Ink Window
Made in Germany circa 1980’s
Tropen Iridium Nib - Semi Flex
Piston Filled Fountain Pen: serviced and ready to write
A delightful nib on this classic German piston filler. The nib flexes from a fine to a broad. the tines behave beautifully giving a controlled and responsive experience.
The fountain pen is in overall good working condition.
The pen has been taken apart and cleaned
There are no major imperfections to note, no chips or engravings
There is one hairline crack where the top of the cap meets the clip, and the wear to the trim is evident in the photos, as is the general wear on the pen
Overall though the piston functions perfectly, the nib is a joy to write with, the pen just shows its age a little
Please take a look at the writing sample in the photo gallery, this is a delightful semi flex nib, offering line variation from a fine to a broad - lovely!
Capped – 128mm
Diameter – 11mm