– Parker 51
– New old stock – comes with RARE original price cap
– Parker 51 fountain pen pencil box set
– in stunning jewelry box
– New old stock – original price tag and sticker
– Stunning glossy chrome cap with red maroon barrel
– Aerometric filler
– Pen and pencil box set – perfect for gift for someone special
Parker 51 fountain pen pencil set – Up here is a vintage Parker “51” fountain pen and pencil box set, in new old stock condition, which was manufactured in USA circa 1950s.
This Parker “51” is in “special” version.
The Parker “51” went into production in 1941, and remained a best-seller for decades thereafter. 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, with original price sticker on barrel. The wordings on the sticker is yet worn out. The filler is clear showing its is barely used.
It is a complete set matching pen and pencil, in a large red maroon leather jewelry gift box. The gift box is stunning, the upper portion is for the pen set. When you lift up you will see the lower portion of the jewelry box, with 3 compartments underneath, that you can store your valueable jewels there. The box is in perfect condition, open and close hinge working nice and perfect.
There is also the original price tag comes inside the box.
The pen set has been manufactured in stunning DING-FREE chrome plate cap, with red maroon body.
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.
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. From the 1920s to the 1960s, Parker was No.1 in worldwide writing instrument sales. The Parker Duofold is one of the most recognizable and enduring fountain pen designs. Launched in 1921, the pen was a phenomenal success and put the Parker Pen Company squarely into the front rank of fountain pen manufacturers. Duofold remain popular in Europe being produced well into the 60s in varying sizes and colors when it was revived in the 80’s once again as Parker’s Flagship model.
In 1932, Parker began test marketing the next generation in fountain pens, the Golden Arrow. This radical new pen featured a compact plunger-operated pump filler that nestled at the back end of the barrel, eliminating the space-hungry pressure bar and sac. The Golden Arrow was later renamed as Vacumatic. The Vacumatic went on the market in 1933; and discontinued in 1939, due to the introduction of new Aero-metric filler.
Parker pens were frequently selected to sign important documents such as the World War II armistices, and commemorative editions were sometimes offered.
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