Montblanc 149 Silver Rings Celluloid Fountain Pen 1955. Metal Telescopic Piston has just been serviced.
Works and writes as when new. Pen has ZERO cracks or splits etc. Rare to find so clean ALL parts Original. Made in Germany, 1954 to 1956 ONLY in this exact form. Export model made for England and USA etc Markets.
After 1956 they no longer used Masterpiece Imprints and simply used Meisterstuck on all models. Wonderful fat Full LINE Ebonite feed was introduced in 1954.
This wonderful pen is very highly sought after. Especially with an Extra Fine nib. The pen is made of Jet Black High Gloss Celluloid. Still has ALL its Black. These pens Barrels are an Orange Amber celluloid tube that is then thinly dipped in Black Celluloid.
With polishing, age and use this thin outer Black layer can wear thin and show through patchy orange/red of the inner barrel. This pen is still FULL Black as they are supposed to be. Rare to find so clean.
The Clip and Central Ring Band are Yellow Gold plated and superb with no plate loss etc. The 2 outer Ring Bands are made of 925 Sterling Silver. Unique to 1950's 149 and 1938-40s models 139 & 129 ONLY. The Silver rings have been crimp fit to prevent loose etc by previous service.
The pen has no cracks, splits or repairs etc. It has the usual desk wear you would expect of an unpolished original 66 year old. Over all once in the hand to the naked eye looks fabulous still.I especially love this pens Orange/Amber Lined see through window for viewing your ink reserve inside the pen. I also adore this pens Cap Tops off White Ivory Coloured STAR. Beautiful patina has aged it to a wonderful creamy off yellow/white. These Stars are unique to 1950's. Of course the real STAR of the Show with this RARE pen has to be that 14C Three Tone EF Nib.
Writes with and Extra Fine line that has Extra Fine line side stroke at normal pressure. Very elegant writing perfect for everyday use. The nib also has Semi Flexibility that allows for even more line width variation on the down stroke when varying levels of pressure is applied. Can flex from EF to Broad.
This nib is a simple JOY to write with. VERY user friendly with zero paper scratch etc.Perfect Ink Flow is delivered from the HIGHLY sought after FAT Full LINE Feed (1954 to 1959 only). These feeds are regarded by many collectors as the best Montblanc ever made. For people who like large pens. Come s ready to write just add your favourite colour bottled ink...
Perfect as a gift or treat yourself to a wonderful collectible fountain pen that can be used and enjoyed daily.. Please view all the Photographs they form large part of the description.All photographs are of actual pen. What you see is everything you receive. Any boxes or papers will ALWAYS be photographed if included. Fed Ex is also available. PLEASE VIEW MY OTHER ITEMS MORE PENS, Montblanc, Onoto, Conway Stewart, Parker, Waterman, Mabie Todd Swan, Sheaffer, Dunhill etc. The item "Montblanc 149 Silver Rings Celluloid Fountain Pen 1955. RARE" is in sale since Wednesday, April 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Pens & Writing Equipment\Pens\Fountain Pens\Montblanc".
The seller is "myhs10cd" and is located in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire. This item can be shipped worldwide.