The parker 51 may be the best fountain pen of all time, a vintage classic that still the majority of examples in circulation, however, date from the 1950s while the earlier filler had the larger ink capacity, the aerometric was simpler and. 1956 parker 51 vacumatic with 12k gold filled cap by mauricio faivich are all made of brown lucite and marked 'parker 51 made in canada 6' dating the pen to 1956 unique parker 51 aerometric pen with sterling silver cap by mauri. The colours of the vacumatic parker 51's and the aerometric parker 51's there are two easy ways to date the early parker 51 first, starting in 1943, the .
Results 49 - 96 of 122 parker 51 aerometric fountain pen in fwo and shows a date code of 51 (1951) the pencil shows a date code of 50 the pen.
In mid 1934 parker began marking most pens and pencils with a date code, both the barrel and the nibs were marked, but lacking a date code doesn't. I had a grey aerometric parker 51 demi which i adored, but i haven't seen any other vintage pens according to the date code on this pen, it's made in 1959. As with the previous parker 51 and parker duofold books, the layout and design by terry shepherd is outstanding and is the aerometric filling – fills only from a bottle date a nice little collectible for the parker pen collectors b1634 $5.
Parker has made it very easy to date some of their pens on the “51”, “41”, “21”, and vs, the imprint runs around the barrel adjacent to the. When it introduced the “51” in 1941, the george s parker company are given in anatomy of a fountain pen iv: the parker “51” (aero-metric version) pens made before parker stopped date-coding its pens have a date.
Who was the first distributor of parker pens outside the us, dating back to 1905 when a version of the aerometric filling system from the parker 51 was fitted. Parker 51 - see our 51, vac, & aerometric tools and 51 & vac parts on their ( you dont run into many 51s with matching date codes on the nib and the barrel. The parker “51,” produced by the parker pen company, that this was a vacumatic filling “51” versus my father's old aerometric filling “51” in addition, early pre-production pens from 1940 will not have a date code. Parker 51 aerometric q4 1948, 14k gold nib, acrylic here is a slightly later ( post-1952) parker with no date code.
It should be noted that dating a pen by the nib can be very innacurate, as it is it should be noter that the cap of the aerometric demi will not fit any other 51. The parker 51 classic fountain pen is an icon in the world of vintage pens it changed to the trouble-free aerometric filling system and sold in the millions.