Pelikan Rappen Pump Filler (c 1932) Bulb Pump Filler. Cap: black celluloid cap and barrel with transparent, clear green window. Excellent function. Nib: Rare IBIS, chrome nickel (CN). Excellent filling function. Measures: 4-5/8" capped Condition: Unused. New old stock. The Rappen was produced initially as the low-priced alternative to the higher priced Pelikan 100. It was first made as a simple bulb pump filler, as in this pen, and subsequently replaced by a piston fill mechanism. Excellent writer. An excellent example of an early classic Pelikan Rappen bulb filler. Very Collectible.
Pelikan 140 first generation. (c1952-54). Piston Filler. Cap and Barrel: Rich Burgundy acrylic. Cap band shows slight brassing with no inscription (correct for this pen). Gold filled trim. Nib: Early Pelikan (c 1952). fine with good flex. (0.50 mm spread). Measures: 5- 7/8" capped. Condition: Excellent. Suitable for regular use or collection.