8533 - Swan (Mabie Todd) 242/50 Fountain Pen in Jade Green. Broad Italic Flex FIVE STAR Nib.
Make: Swan (Mabie Todd & Co.)
Model: 242/50 Self Filler
Dates from (approx): 1942
Cap Finish: Jade Green with gold trim
Barrel Finish: Jade Green
Overall Length: 130mm
Filling Type: Lever Filler
Nib: 14ct gold, No.4 Broad Italic Flex.
This is a fantastic example of the 242/50, a lever filling pen finished in the rare and desirable Jade Green. A classic pen which continues to be very popular with collectors and enthusiasts. The imprint on the barrel is clear and legible and the pen is in excellent condition overall with only very minor wear marks.
The Broad Italic Flex Nib is superb and writes smoothly. It is a tremendous nib and a real pleasure to write with.
The pen has been fully serviced and is ready to write.