Lot 194 of 594:
PARKER No. 15 Mother-of-Pearl TURBAN TOP Eyedropper Fountain Pen, c.1913  

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Estimate:
$3,500 - $4,500

Title:
PARKER: No. 15 "Turban Top" Eyedropper Fountain Pen, Mother-of-Pearl Slabs, Gold-Filled Filigree

Author:
Parker

Place:
United States

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Date:
c.1913

Description:

No. 15 eyedropper-filler fountain pen, black hard rubber with mother-of-pearl slabs flanked by gold-filled repoussé bands, "turban top" cap with gold-filled filigree overlay. 107mm. No. 3 keyhole-vent Lucky Curve nib, slight flex. Excellent condition, black hard rubber glossy and bright, mother-of-pearl panels unblemished, imprints rubbed, cartouche initialed "H.T.T." in the Edwardian manner. A splendid example of an iconic Parker rarity.

-Lambrou, Andreas. Fountain Pens of the World. [Epping: 2005]. See pp. 62-63 for a similar but less desirable example.

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Item number:
300280
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