C1978 ALFRED DUNHILL GEMLINE CLASSIC DRESS FOUNTAIN PEN BALLPOINT SET RESTORED

$425.00
For your consideration, we are offering for sale this Restored Circa 1978 Alfred Dunhill Gemline Classic Dress Fountain Pen and Ballpoint Pen Set in the Silver Barleycorn Pattern with faceted sides. This fountain pen and ballpoint set have been thoroughly taken apart, cleaned, and put back together and now in wonderful operating and writing condition.

This Dunhill Gemline Set was manufactured by Montblanc for Dunhill. The cap lip on both pens are stamped with the "A/D crest DUNHILL GERMANY".

The caps push-on, pull off from section, and can be posted on the barrel. Displays the Silver plated Barleycorn pattern with the side edging being faceted. The Silver plated flat design spring-loaded clip with black enamel inlaid panel displays the Dunhill 'd' monogram in black enamel. The barrels are Silver plated with barleycorn pattern again and edges being faceted. The barrel is secured to section using a twist-action to ensure exact alignment with cap. Black resin tapered section. The barrel is designed to carry two ink cartridges or a piston convertor. We have fitted pen with a Montblanc piston convertor. The Silver has been polished to shine brightly. There are no dings, dents, repairs, or any damage. There are no personalizations or monograms to either the cap or barrel on either pen.

The Fountain Pen measures 5 3/8" inches capped and 6 3/8" inches posted. The ballpoint measures 5 3/8" inches capped and 6 3/8" inches posted

This Dunhill is fitted with a Solid 18K gold wing nib mounted on ebonite feed. Stamped with Dunhill and 750. The iridium tipping is in excellent condition with the point measuring .66mm when measured with digital calipers - a medium nib point. When writing the sample in the listing images, the NIB writes with a medium stroke/line variation. The medium line measures roughly .60mm to .68mm with medium to firm pressure when measured with digital calipers. The writing sample provided was done with the actual pen in the images that are listed for sale. The writing sample was used by dipping the NIB in Parker Quink Blue-Black Ink. The nib writes very smoothly - a pleasure to write with.

The Fountain Pen uses an Ink Converter that works perfectly in my tests. The Ballpoint Pen has been fitted with the new refill and is also writing perfectly.

These Dunhill Gemline Writing Instruments made by Montblanc are high-quality pieces that writes most excellent. I would consider this Alfred Dunhill Set to easily grade in Excellent+ Condition. Each pen is in ready to write condition or just add it to your writing arsenal collection.
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