Name: Yard-O-Led Viceroy Standard Barley Ballpen
Maker: Yard-O-Led, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Colour: Barley Pattern
Material: Solid Sterling Silver: Hallmarked
Filling System: Standard Yard-O-Led Refills
Condition: Near Mint
Yard-O-Led have a long history dating back to 1934 producing silver jewellery and writing instruments in England, in particular their patented pencils which had the capacity to hold 12 3" leads - hence the name 'Yard O' Lead'. Yard O Led continue to produce sterling silver writing instruments by hand in Birmingham, UK
Yard-O-Led describe the Barley ballpen as' The classic Viceroy is the epitome of Yard-O-Led quality and design, a collection to suit all writing styles. The subtle Barley pattern, combined with the classic shape of the Viceroy has created a writing instrument with traditional styling and broad appeal.'
A superb everyday writer in 925 hallmarked sterlin silver, weighing 29grams the pen feels wonderfully weighted in the hand. The cartouche is blank should you wish to engrave it. The pen is in near mint condition, hardly used
There are no major imperfections to note, no chips splits or engravings.
There are some minor marks and loss of colour to the outer box itself.
However the pen is in near perfect condition, only the tiniest signs of use