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This golden brown beauty is in nice overall condition, the pen has really nice, shiny coloring on the cap with the barrel, there are no cracks or personalization on this pen.   The cap and barrel have some very light surface scratches.  The barrel imprint is crisp and readable, as shown.  The clip is firm, the gold filled clip and lever are very clean, the cap band has some wear and brassing, as shown.  The visulated section has ambering, as shown.  The pen has been cleaned, a new ink sac has been installed, it has been water tested and the pen is ready to use.


Restoration Work:
  • The cap has been brush cleaned
  • Nib and feed have been ultrasonically cleaned 
  • New ink sac has been installed with 100% pure medical grade talc
  • The pen has been lightly polished
  • The pen has been water tested
  • This pen is ready to write

Sheaffer Balance Short-Slender Fountain Pen - Golden Brown

  • Brand and Year:

    Sheaffer, Fort Madison, IA - 1940's


    Balance - Shorter Length & Slender Barrel

    Filling System:



    Golden Brown with gold trim


    4 13/16" long


    Medium  -  Sheaffer #5 Feather Touch 14k gold two-tone nib in very nice condition with crisp, clean imprints and ample tipping material. 

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