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Section I: Modern Montblanc, Lots 1-142

Section II: Vintage Montblanc, Lots 143-196

Section III: Other Modern Pens, Lots 197-280

Section IV: Other Vintage Pens, Lots 281-326

Section V: Japanese Pens, Lots 327-357

Section VI: Watches, Lots 358-360

Section VII: Late Addition, Lot 361

361 lots of fine writing instruments, with a strong selection of modern limited Montblancs including numerous Writers Series and Patron of Art Series pens, as well as fine modern limited pens from Namiki, Cartier, Caran d’Ache, Montegrappa, OMAS, Krone, Stipula, Waterman, Henry Simpole and others. The vintage selection comprises dozens of early Montblancs including many safety fountain pens, as well as rare overlay eyedropper pens by Waterman, Parker, Houston, Paul E. Wirt Co., Aiken Lambert, John Holland and others. Topping off the sale is a small sampling of watches by Rolex, LeCoultre and Vacheron & Constantin. 

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PBA Dynamic Bidding
When you place an absentee bid online, PBA's Dynamic Bidding will calculate your absentee bid against competing absentee bids and determine the current high bid amount.  So, for example, if you place an absentee bid of $200 on an item with a minimum bid of $100, you will be notified that you are the high bidder and the bid is at $100.  If a second bidder then places a bid of $150, your bid will be incremented up to $160. The under bidder will also be notified by email that their bid was outbid with a link to the item to enter a higher bid if desired. The current high bid will be the starting bid when the lot comes up in the live auction itself. In addition to providing full transparency, Dynamic Bidding will allow you to make more informed decisions.

Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


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A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


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