Nib: Triumph palladium-silver alloy nib Medium *original "medium" sticker on nib
Snorkel filling pen. Restored with a new sac, point gasket and o-ring, instructions on how to use this filling system. The pencil takes 0.9mm (or "Thin") leads, which it extends via the traditional twist mechanism
Condition Near Mint No cracks or chips, dings, dents, or personalization. The imprints are quite clear and readable on both pen and pencil.
* Vintage Sheaffer's Skrip bottle not included. email me for availability
Sheaffer Sage Green Statesman Snorkel, g/f trim Made in Canada in 1952 Sheaffer released the Snorkel, arguably the most mechanically complex fountain pen ever mass-produced The Snorkel was a slightly lengthened Touchdown equipped with a retractable filling tube running axially through the feed, which enabled the pen to be filled without ever dipping the nib in ink
*For more info regarding Sheaffer Snorkel, contact me for Back issues of Pen World Magazine
May/June. 1994 Volume 7, No.5