Vintage sheaffer imperial touchdown VIII burgundy barrel fountain pen in pre-owned super mint condition, with inlaid 14K solid gold F nib. the pen is perfectly working with pen sac replaced with pensac company’s sac.
* The pen is a limited model of TD VIII with ‘locked’ feeder which is embedded to the nib section. *
sheaffer imperial VIII fountain pen with 14K solid gold F nib Specifications
Brand : Sheaffer
Model : Imperial VIII
Colour: black barrel and gold filled cap
Capped Length : 140 mm
Without cap Length: 125 mm
Length posted: 158 mm.
Weight: 22 gms
Body material: Plastic barrel and gold rolled cap
Cap Type: Pull cap
Nib Size & Material: Sheaffer inlaid 14K solid gold F nib
Ink Filler: touchdown ink filling.
Made in : USA
Condition of the pen :
Pre-owned super mint working conditions. with very little tear and wear of previous owner(s). no major damage to pen , writes fine with very limited feedback. No patches or fixes done by antikcart. Ink not leaking through sac and feed, we have tested the pen with light taps on tail end while the nib is face down, ink does not spill. No teeth or chew marks on barrel. No Hairline marks are there on the barrel from usage. Overall, pen is in clean look.
Special note , Limited model. This pen has a closed feeder, which is of same material as the nib section and the feeder integral part of the nib section.
Barrel to nib section fitting :- Screw fit type nib section, fits snug, no loose parts
Converter to nib section fitting :- Snug fit, the mount point is not loose, no ink leaking
Scratches :- No deep, projected scratches. There are very few hairline marks result of usage.
Bents :- No visible bent to barrel or cap
Dents :- No visible dent on the pen
Crack :- No crack on body or cap. Further, on loop inspection, we did not find any crack filling by the previous owner.
Colour :- Barrel burgundy colour is clear, no fading seen.
Cap :- The cap is 12k gold filled . Snug fit. Checked for grip capacity while clipped in the shirt pocket.
Nib :- The nib is 14K solid gold F nib. wet writer.
Cap Posting :- Yes, well balanced while posted, nib dont miss while writing.
No restoration done by us. The entire pen is original as it is manufactured, as supplied by its previous owner.
pre-owned , super mint condition vintage sheaffer imperial touchdown VIII fountain pen, will be shipped only after detailed testing. We will ink the pen to make sure its working. But pen will be cleaned and dried before final packing.
Please check all the photographs. there are clear detailed closeup to clarify any of your doubts. No refund or exchange available for this item. buy this pen only after clarifying all your doubts.
* Price is for a single sheaffer imperial touchdown VIII fountain pen with inlaid 14K solid gold F nib, in pre-owned super mint condition + FREE gift pen box *
Important: Please note that you are buying an old fountain pen, pre-owned and used by many owners, in working condition. No original box, documents, or invoice provided with this pen. Though we have certified this pen as ‘super-mint’ chances are there you will see some usage marks or micro lines on the barrel and cap. please refer to our result above published . Pictures published here are part of the description and the offer is for the exact same item displayed above. You will not be getting any add-ons or freebies that you may receive when purchasing a brand new modern pen . Please buy this pen only after you cross-check photographs and read description once more. You decision to buy this product is an agreement to the condition we have published with the help of pictures and description.
Packing, Shipping & Delivery
Packing : Three layer packing is free. Pen will be packed the gift pen box, wrapped with a bubble roll, and covered with another layer foam , and again repacked with cartons.
Shipping partners: professional courier or India post. speed air is our proffered mode. escalated Air shipping to selected cities available on additional pay.
Delivery time : Product will be shipped from Southern India, Kerala. There will be considerable delay in delivering items to far remote locations from Kerala. there will be added delivery delay to remote locations like Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Uttarakhand, Mizoram.
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