Lot 179 of 362:
Montblanc 242 & 272 FP & MP, grey striated celluloid, 1950s  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,000

Title:
No. 244 Fountain Pen [and] No. 272 PL Propelling Pencil, Pair of Two Grey Striated Celluloid Instruments
Author:
Montblanc
Place:
Germany
Publisher:
Date:
1950-1954
Description:

No. 244 piston-filler fountain pen and No. 272 propelling pencil, both in grey striated celluloid (quite similar to the Platinum-Lined pattern), each with two gold-plated bands and white stars atop cap and pushbutton mechanism. Both approx. 128mm. 14K gold circle-vent Montblanc nib, appears medium oblique, nice flex. Near mint condition, tiny gold flake from one cap band, sharp imprints, both imprinted with circle-pentagram emblem. 

-Wallrafen, Stefan & Jens Rösler. Collectible Stars II: Montblanc Writing Instruments from 1946 until 1979. [Cologne: 2001], pp. 26-27 & 38-39. Both with scarcity ratings of 5 (on 8-point scale).
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Condition:
 
Item number:
293282
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