Pelikan 400 Tortoise & Brown fountain pen with gold filled trims. Fitted with a 14C-585 nib in a surprisingly smooth Extra Fine. This is the very first edition of the Pelikan 400 with a plain cap ring and the old nib without Pelikan logo.
This version was made from 1950 tot 1953. 1954 onwards the cap ring was engraved with Pelikan 400. Later in 1954 the nib with the Pelikan logo was introduced.
Made in Germany between 1950 and 1953. The end of the barrel is marked'GÜNTHER WAGNER PELIKAN. The pen is in exellent vintage condition.
The cap is free of hairline cracks! Has a metal liner inside of the cap. As the plastic of the cap shrunk over time, the metal liner did not. This has resulted in hairline cracks in many of the 400 caps. The piston mechanism operates smoothly and draws the full amount of ink.
Ome light wear of gold fill on the ring and the tip of the clip and the cap ring. Comes in an unbranded protective pen case and w. The photo's are an integral part of the description. Responsible for the duration of the service to your country. The postal services and your location.
This is a private sale; all sales are final. I strive for a 5 Star Customer Service and will make every effort to satisfy my customers.All pictures you see are from the item I sell. I photograph my pens in macro mode, so you can see every detail clearly. All pens are checked and used pens are cleaned ultasonically.
I only sell original authentic pens, no fakes - guaranteed! I do some trading to support my camera equipment and pen collection. I live in a small town in the Netherlands. The item "Vintage c1952 1st Edition Pelikan 400 Tortoise & Brown Fountain Pen EF Nib" is in sale since Friday, June 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Pelikan".
The seller is "fountainpencees" and is located in 8103 JC Raalte. This item can be shipped worldwide.