Rare Parker Duofold Centennial MK II Fountain Pen Marbled Jade 18k Medium Nib
Name: Parker Duofold Centennial MK II Fountain Pen Maker: Parker, UK 1997 (Date Code IIIP) Colour: Marbled Jade Green Material: Acrylic with Gold Trim Nib: 18k Gold Parker Scroll Nib – Medium Filling System: Parker Cartridge / Ink Converter Compatible (Converter Included) Length: 132mm Condition: Near Mint. The Parker Pen Company was established by George S. Parker in 1888 after he decided that the pens available at the time were not up to scratch. This has been the main aim of Parker ever since and the statement is as valid today as it was 125 years ago. Parker have been responsible for the lions share of the innovations and developments that have moved the pen world forward. Innovative products like the Vacumatic filling system and the Aerometric system were copied and adapted by other manufacturers worldwide. Parker are now part of the BIC Group, and they continue to produce high quality writing instruments from their factory in France. This Parker Duofold international is finished in the rare and sought after marbled jade green. This version was released for a limited period in the late 90’s, and has become a firm favourite in the fountain pen community, admired for its beauty and relative uniqueness. Here in near perfect condition, serviced, complete with ink converter and ready to write. The Nitty-Gritty There are no major imperfections to note, no chips splits or engravings. The pen has previously been inked but is in near perfect condition, showing only light micro-scratches to the trim and body Writing The nib is a lovely smooth 18k gold medium nib, it writes with steady ink flow, very nice performance on the page Ink Recommendations Check out wonderful range of inks here. Measurements Length capped: 132mm Length posted: 124mm Barrel length inc nib: 116mm Cap length: 60mm Barrel diameter: 10mm Cap diameter: 11mm. The item “Rare Parker Duofold Centennial MK II Fountain Pen Marbled Jade 18k Medium Nib” is in sale since Thursday, July 4, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Pens & Writing Equipment\Pens\Fountain Pens\Other Fountain Pens”. The seller is “grandvisionpens” and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.