Barrel Diameter Widest Point: 0.45" (1.2 cms)
Nib: Original 14C Gold - Medium Tip - Minimal Flex
Filling System: Lever Filling to Internal Latex Sac
Cap Closure: Screw On (May be Posted on Rear of Barrel)
Pen Weight: 15.9 g
Pen Serial Number: Not Applicable
Pen has been fully disassembled. Ultrasonically cleaned to remove all traces of old ink. All gold fittings have been stripped of old gold, polished and re electro plated with 14 carat gold. New Latex ink sac fitted. Nib and feeder reset. Pen barrel and cap delicately hand polished with imprint masked. Reassembled, write tested and finally flushed with clean water.
Pen barrel and cap are free from scratches, with no dents, cracks or hairlines. There are no personalisation. Gold plating to pocket clip is very good, as is the cap band and filling lever. Cap to barrel threads firm and positive. Firm pocket clip. Filling lever flush to barrel, firm operation. Barrel imprint crisp. Overall pen is ready to write and is in excellent condition. Pen is supplied in bespoke Hepworth Dixon padded card box.
This Conway Stewart 76 is a reasonably sized, well proportioned and balanced fountain pen. Hard to find in this rare red herringbone version, in such good condition.