RossPens.jpg (9660 bytes)

Home Latest Additions Bargains Conway Stewart Esterbrooks Modern Pens Montblanc Other Makers Parker Vacumatics Pelikan Sheaffer Swan - Onoto Wahl-Eversharp Waterman Waterman Ringtops Moore Pen History Triangle Pen Club Favorite Sites

 

Other Manufacturers of Pens
Pens by manufacturers from whom I less commonly have pens. May be great, or just second line manufacturers.

06 MAY 2017
Oversize Penol & Case
ha42 ha42 

sb429 - This is an attractive oversize black Penol with a fine-medium 14Kt nib and pretty leather case. It's oversize in width, not length. From Denmark. Piston filler. There is a chip in the turning knob that's underneath the blind cap, and the cap bands are a bit loose.   5 3/16", 123 mm. 

Price: $130 inclusive of free shipping in the US

 London 716 Flattop
ha42 ha42 

SB428 - For those who like the look of a Parker Duofold, but would like a lower price point: voila!  The London 716.  It looks like a two band Duofold, complete with button filler.  The cap bands have gold plating, the clip doesn't.  Made in Denmark.  The nib is a fine 14 Kt Warranted.  Other than the unplated clip, it's in great condition. 5 1/4", 132 mm.

Price: $100 inclusive of free shipping in the US

Faber-Castell 883 - Flex Nib
ha42 ha42 

SB399 - Beautiful Faber-Castell 883 in a green striated pattern.  A lovely pen.  Piston filler.  Good transparency to the barrel, which has a "Conta" imprint. The nib is an F with nice flex to it, although the barrel says it should be a "B". Little to no wear.  5", 127 mm.

Price: $250 inclusive of free shipping in the US  PRICE REDUCED - $175

Regina the Pen
ha42 ha42

SB389 - Digging around found that Regina was a German pen company, as opposed to someone's daughter.  Some brassing to the cap bands & clip. Button filler. The nib is a 14 Kt Warranted Fine/XF.  There was some bowing to the nib when I took the photo. That's been repaired and a new sac installed.   5 3/8", 135 mm.

Price: $80 inclusive of free shipping in the US

 
Nearly New Peerless
ha42 ha42 

Peerless pens had an usual system for threading the caps. The section threads are below the grip and adjacent to the nib.  It works, but it wasn't common.  This pen is nearly new looking. There's some desk wear, but it still has it's label.  The nib is a stiff 14 Kt Warrented fine. Not a fancy pen, but a nice piece of history.  5 5/8", 133 mm.

Price: $90 inclusive of free shipping in the US - PRICE REDUCED $55

Conklin Overlay Crescent Filler
dbc11 dbc11 

Absolutely gorgeous Conklin overlay.  It's a mid-sized pen, and has a flexible fine #2 Conklin Toledo nib. The overlay is in good condition except for a little brassing you can see near the indica. Crescent filler.  5 1/4", 132 mm

Price: $550 with Free Shipping in the US

 
SOMA
pen643 pen643

A beautiful forest green pen in excellent condition with a Warranted 14K nib that's fine with just a hint - and it's mostly a hint - of flex.  Button filler. Unusual clear end to the blind cap for the button filler. An attractive, light, and highly usable pen.  5 9/16", 142 mm.

Price: $110 with free shipping in the US PRICE REDUCED $55

Faber-Castell 663
dbc11 dbc11 

SB315 - Solid and practical Faber-Castell piston filler.  Medium 14 Kt nib. Good condition, with great imprints.  5 3/16", 132 mm

Price: $110 with Free Shipping in the US - PRICE REDUCED $90

Conklin Endura Set
vertirgre vertirgre

This Conklin Endura in Sapphire is a classic.  It's the medium size.  Gorgeous color. Lever filler.  The nib is a flexible fine.  There's brassing of the band and the end of the clips, but the condition is otherwise excellent, with no flaws in the plastic. Imprints are perfect. Pen 4 7/8", 123 mm.

Price: $495 with Free Shipping in the US - PRICE REDUCED $450

 
Big Ben School Pen
pen643 pen643

A Danish school pen made by Big Ben.  It has a fine semi-flex steel nib.  Piston filler. Used, but barely - great condition.  Gray.  5 1/8", 130 mm. Danish.

Price: $50 with free shipping in the US

English Valentine?
dbc11 dbc11 

This is a pretty black and gold pen with no identified maker. It looks a lot like an English Valentine.  The pen is labled "Henley Cables", but that's probably got nothing to do with the pen's manufacturer.  The Warrented Nib is a 14 Kt flexible Fine-to-medium. Brassing to the ball at the end of the clip.  Button filler.  4 9/16"; 115 mm.

Price: $80 with Free Shipping in the US - PRICE REDUCED - $60 SOLD

Faber-Castell 883 - XF Flex Nib
ha42 ha42 

SB383 - Another beautiful Faber-Castell 883 in a green striated pattern.  A lovely pen.  Piston filler.  Good transparency to the barrel. The nib is an extra-fine with nice flex to it, . Little to no wear, a touch of brassing to the band, and a singularly pretty pen.  5", 127 mm.

Price: $220 inclusive of free shipping in the US PRICE REDUCED $175  SOLD

Big Ben Master
ha42 ha42 

SB391 - Big Ben was a Danish pen company, and this aerometric filler probably dates to the 1950s.  It's in wonderful condition, and the celluloid is spectacular! Nice "Big Ben Master" imprint.  The 14 Kt nib writes as a fine italic.    5 5/16", 135 mm.

Price: $175 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

A.W. Faber 994 - Flex nib
ha42 ha42 ha42 

SB382 - Pretty AW Faber 994.  It's a piston filler, and the piston works well.  Color is burgundy, and it looks like injection molded plastic, probably from the 1950s.  The nib is a medium with nice flex to broad. Minor brassing to the clip.  It comes with the box and papers (in German).  5 1/4", 132 mm.

Price: $150 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

Faber-Castell 883
Targa Targa

sb414- Nearly new black F-C 883. This one has a nice 14 kt flex medium nib.  On the smaller side.   5", 127 mm.

Price: $90 with Free Shipping in the US  SOLD

Hoover DeLuxe - Flex Nib
ha42 ha42 

sb417 - This a cute smaller Hoover DeLuxe, made in England.  The box suggests the market was elsewhere - "14 Krt. Goudenpen. Iridium Punt."  The nib is a 14 Kt gold fine nib with nice flexibility.  It's labelled "1st Quality 14 K 585".  Red and black mottled plastic is in good shape.  Great imprint.  4 3/4", 120 mm.  Button filler with a new sac.

Price: $100 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

Lamy 2000
ha42 ha42 

rf10 - Like new Lamy 2000, still in it's sleeve (pulled out for the picture).  Piston filler. Extra-fine nib is smooth and rigid.  Matte black. Light, highly practical pen. 5 1/2", 140 mm. A classic!

Price: $110 inclusive of free shipping in the US - Reduced to $100 - SOLD

Carter Inx
pen643 pen643

Carter has made ink for decades, but only made pens for a short time span in the late 1920s and early 1930s. They're great pens, nevertheless, and very collectible.  This one is a gorgeous dark-blue and red swirl pattern with rounded derby ends. The nib is a 14 Kt Inx nib - flexible fine-medium.  The only flaws are a small amount of bowing near the lever and brassing of the clip-ball and the top band.  The plastic and the imprint are gorgeous. Standard size, lever filler.  5 5/16", 135 mm.

Price: $200 with free shipping in the US SOLD

Big Ben 25 (mostly)
dbc11  dbc11

SB341 - This is a very prety medium sized Big Ben 25.  It's mostly plastic, although it looks like hard rubber. The end caps are hard rubber.  Button Filler. Nice stiff XF 14Kt Big Ben nib. The one flaw?   The clip is from a Conway Stewart. It looks correct, but it isn't. The barrel is also a bit more lightly colored under the cap.  This would be a nice pen for everyday use, particularly editing.  5 1/8", 129 mm.

Price: $75 with Free Shipping in the US  SOLD

Penol-Scout Ambassador - Flex
pen643 pen643

SB 351 - This is a smallish Penol with a great steel flex nib, fine to XB.  The nib is labeled" Dauer Feder mit Iridium Spitze" .  The pen was never fancy, but it's in better than average condition. Good imprint. All plating is thin. Engraved name: "Alice".  Button filler with new sac. 4 5/8", 118 mm.  Not a showcase pen, but the nib is special.

Price: $75 with free shipping in the US SOLD

Faber-Castell 5564
ha42 ha42 ha42 

SB388 - This is a Faber-Castell 5564, which based on its booklet is a flexible sketching pen.  It's not *that* flexible, although there's some give and line variation. Medium 14 Kt nib.  Excellent condition.  Box and papers.    5 1/4", 132 mm.

Price: $95 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

Miller 662 - Flex
ha42 ha42 

SB376 - Miller pens don't show up every day.  This one is a nice button filler with a fine flexible 14 Ct nib. The condition is very good, marred only by some teeth marks on the blind cap. Great imprint and almost no brassing.  5 1/8", 127 mm.

Price: $125 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

 English Magafold - Flex nib
ha42 ha42

SB394 - Another obscure pen maker. This is very clearly a copy of the Sreamline Parker Duofold Junior.  It's a pretty pen in excellent condition with a 14 Ct Warrented nib that's a fine-medium flex with very long tines. Button filler. Good imprint. 4 5/8", 115 mm.

Price: $80 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

 
Black English Hoover de Luxe
ha42 ha42 

A black Hoover button filler.  It has a Boston 14 Kt "Iridium tipped" medium flexible nib. It's probably a substitute, and it's gold, despite the "iridium tipped" label. The pen is medium sized. This one has quite a few little bite marks.  I've done what I can to polish them out.  Engraved "Hoover de Luxe Fountain Pen" and "Made in England".  4 15/16", 125 mm

Price: $75 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

 
Hoovers
ha42

These Hoovers are gorgeous, with pretty colors, nice plastic, and well made hardware. They had only 14 Ct. Warranted nibs, and I've replaced the nib on the green Hoover with a flexible Wahl-Eversharp nib.

 

 
Brown Hoover de Luxe
ha42 ha42 

A brown striated Hoover button filler.  It has its original Warranted 14 Ct fine, semi-flexible nib. The pen is on the high side of mid-sized. The only fault is some brassing to the cap bands. Engraved "Hoover de Luxe".  A lovely pen!  5 5/8", 144 mm

Price: $140 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

 
Green Hoover de Luxe
ha42 ha42 

A green striated Hoover button filler.  I've fitted it with a fine flex Wahl-Eversharp nib that's fun to use.  The pen is on the high side of mid-sized. The only fault is some brassing to the cap bands. A lovely pen!  5 5/8", 144 mm

Price: $140 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD

 
Gray Hoover de Luxe
ha42 ha42 

A gray striated Hoover button filler.  It has its original Warranted 14 Ct fine flexible nib. Great writer!  The pen is on the high side of mid-sized. The only fault is some brassing to the cap bands. Engraved "Hoover de Luxe".  A lovely pen!  5 5/8", 144 mm

Price: $140 inclusive of free shipping in the US SOLD