VINTAGE PARKER "51" FOUNTAIN PEN & PENCIL SET. The Worlds Most Wanted Pen. NEW OLD STOCK - New Never Been Inked / Used Before. RARE - Glossy Minty As New Condition.COMPLETE SET - Original Paper Envelope & Beige Paper Presentation Giftbox. Ding-free Matte Cap with Red Burgundy Body Aerometric Circa 1950s. Perhaps no other fountain pen has been so unanimously acclaimed as a classic. Nor is it merely a triumph of styling - though it has a place in the Museum of Modern Art's design collection, and Lazlo Moholy-Nagy found it worthy of praise - for it is also one of the most robust and practical writing instruments ever made.
This stylish Parker "51" is an NEW OLD STOCK, never been inked or used before. It is a complete set matching pen and pencil, with its original paper envelope (with the model, color and nib grade printed) and cocoa beige paper presntation box , both in excellent minty condition. Has been manufactured in stunning DING-FREE silver chrome matte cap, with red burgundy body. The clear filler shows the pen has never been inked before.This Parker "51" has a classic elegance and has been produced to the highest standards of craftsmanship, technology and aesthetics. This is rare and very much sought after, of such a collectible and vintage pen in nice condition. Parker "51" Demi Special USA. The pen SET has been conservatively serviced, polished and tested for full functionality. New old stock glossy minty condition. Chrome plate filled; embossed'PARKER' &'MADE IN U. Parker chrome arrow pocket clip; It is polished and adjusted to tight fit on your shirt. Iridium tip intact writes smooth line. The Parker Pen Company was founded in 1888 by George S. Parker, whose mission was to manufacture a better pen.
The Parker Pen Company's tradition epitomizes the highest standards of craftsmanship, technology, and aesthetics. Introduced in the US market in 1941, it soon became widely imitated by most pen manufacturers. None were successful to any significant degree in competing against the famed Parker 51. It was a revolutionary design when it debuted, advertised as'Ten Years Ahead' of its time. "Like a pen from another planet".....So unique and so beautiful there is nothing to compare to it--so good it cannot be improved by any known method! The Parker 51 remained popular and can still claim the highest sales volume of any fountain pen. It is considered by most collectors to be the best pen ever made, and is truly recognizable throughout the world.
In a poll by the Illinois Institute of Technology, it was voted the fourth best industrial design of the 20th century. We are international vintage pen collector and we collect pens all round the world. We also wish to point out that there is no such thing as the perfect vintage item.All vintage pens over 50 years old are susceptible to varying degrees of wear and ageing over time, and the functionality is not comparable to new pens. The condition of each item is described to the best of our observation. This is specially good for pen lovers.
The pen will be securely wrapped and dispatched in cardcase box. We have made very endeavour to produce a fair and accurate description of this item. Photos shown are actual photos of items taken just before listing. We sincerely wish our service meet your expectation. We will surely make it right.We have more vintage fountain pens available. To visit our shop for more selection. The item "VINTAGE PARKER 51 SPECIAL BURGUNDY FOUNTAIN PEN PENCIL BOX-SET NEW OLD STOCK" is in sale since Sunday, August 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Pens & Writing Equipment\Pens\Fountain Pens\Parker". The seller is "firebreakline" and is located in South. This item can be shipped worldwide.