For your consideration, we are offering for sale this Restored Circa 1953 Sheaffer Sentinel or Clipper Model Pencil in the scarce Fiesta Red color. This pencil has been cleaned and now is back in wonderful operating and writing condition.
This pencil would be a match to the Sheaffer Snorkel in either a Clipper or Sentinel model.
This pencil cap and barrel are in magnificent condition with no chips, cracks, teeth marks, dings, dents, or repairs. There are no monograms or personalizations to either the cap or barrel. The cap is stamped with, "SHEAFFER Made in U.S.A." The Barrel is stamped with, W.A. SHEAFFER PEN CO. FORT MADISON, IOWA U.S.A. MADE IN U.S.A.". This Sheaffer Pencil measures 5" in length.
There is no brassing or wear to the gold-filled clip, cap banding, or nose cone. I have cleaned, buffed, and polished the barrel, cap, and blind cap to bring back the vibrancy and to protect the material of the pencil. I
The cap will twist and the lead will propel from the nose cone and turning the opposite way will retract the lead back inside.
This Sheaffer Snorkel Pencil in the High-Cachet Fiesta Red Color. Finding a Sentinel Pencil is probably more difficult to secure than the Fountain Pen. This pencil is in ready-to-write condition or just add to your writing arsenal collection. I would consider this Sheaffer Pencil to grade in Excellent Condition.