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Pens
Pens

Pens replaced hand-cut quills as writing instruments in 1780, when the first steel pen point was made in England. But it was 100 years before the commercial pen was a common item. The fountain pen was invented in the 1830s but was not made in quantity until the 1880s. The Biro brothers of Hungary invented the ballpoint pen in 1935. All types of old pens are collected. Float pens that feature small objects floating in a liquid as part of the handle are popular with collectors. Advertising pens are listed in the Advertising category.

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ImageCategoryPattern or ItemDescriptionYear PricedPrice
 PensYard-O-Led Fountain, Viceroy Sterling Silver, Barleycorn,2015Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDipBlown Glass, Light Green, Red & Green Bird Finial, 1920s, 6 1/2 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDipGlass, Nicholas Lutz Style, Colorless, White, Cobalt Blue Striped, c.1860, 6 7/8 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDipMother-Of-Pearl, Gold Filled Top, Iridescent, c.1870, 6 1/2 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDipWood, Carved Leaf Shape Stem, Cuba, Painted Bird, 1950s, 9 1/4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDipWood, Carved, Tree Branch Shape, Washington, D.C.c.1900, 8 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensEversharp WahlFountain, Coral, Gold Seal, 1930s, 4 5/8 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensGeo. S. Parker DuofoldJr.Fountain, Deluxe Black, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensGeo. S. Parker DuofoldJr.Fountain, Mandarin Yellow, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMark CrossFountain, Reeded Finish, Engraved, 14K Yellow Gold, 5 1/4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMontblancFountain, Meister Stuck 1462014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensPelikan 120Fountain, 2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensSheafferFountain, 14K Gold, Reeded Surface, Twist-Off Cap, Signed, 5 1/4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 PensVan Cleef & Arpels14K Gold, Engraved Flowers, Ruby & Diamond Cap, 4 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 Pens14K GoldEbony Handle, E.S. Johnson, Dip, Box, c.18802013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensBallpointKiss, Ace Frehley Portrait, Facsimile Signature, Retractable, On Card, 7 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensDupontFountain, Taj Mahal2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensFaber-CastellFountain, Rollerball, Silver2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensFountainConcealed Shotgun, Steel, Late 19th Century, 5 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensFountainHundertwasser, Edition 1002013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMontblancBallpoint, Hemingway2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMontblancFountain, 4th Of July Edition 562013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMontblancFountain, Brandenburger Tor, Edition 892013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensMontblancRollerball, Generation, Orange, Papers, Box2013Login / Create Account for Price
 PensTiffany & Co.18K Yellow & White Gold, Basket Weave, Parker Stylus, Pocket Clip2013Login / Create Account for Price


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