12483: Parker 75: sterling silver grid pattern, gold plated trim, scarce and desirable first model with metal section threads, flat end buttons, top button with cutout for clip; US-made, section with nib angle indicator marks, "0" at center, cap marked "STERLING SILVER"; includes old-style convertor; USA 14K #65 nib.
DATE: c. 1964 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: extra-fine • $500
11671: Parker 75 Insignia set: fine crosshatch pattern, early model with flat ends, fountain pen marked "14K G.F.", pencil marked "14K G.F. CAP & BARREL" (gold filled, not gold plated as were later 75s), pencil has earlier short-feathered clip, pen includes old-style convertor, 14K US-made nib, "F" on feed, later section with smooth gold plated trim ring; fountain pen is more worn than the ballpoint, one small ding to side of barrel (see details).
DATE: c. 1967 • CONDITION: fine • NIB: fine • $325
11480: Parker 75 Insignia: fine crosshatch pattern, early model with flat ends, marked "14K G.F. CAP & BARREL U.S.A." (gold filled, not gold plated as were later 75s), includes old-style convertor, section with angle indicator, 14K US-made nib, "M" on feed. As new, appears never to have been filled.
DATE: c. 1967 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: medium • $275
8277: Parker 75 Diamant: early production, gold plate, made in France, flat tassies, 20 micron mark, 14K "M" US nib, section with angle indicator, very clean but for typical wear to tassie rims.
DATE: c. 1971 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium • $465
9498: Parker 75 ballpoint: burgundy plastic barrel with gold plated cap and trim, black cabochon clip button; no imprints, a known test market/prototype model.
DATE: c. 1975 • CONDITION: fine • $225
7651: Parker 75 nib display: five 14K USA production nibs in various stages of completion, to illustrate the process of manufacture; these came to us loose, but could easily be mounted and framed.
DATE: c. 1975 • CONDITION: mint • $200
7650: Parker 75 ballpoint manufacturing display: five pieces in sterling silver illustrating different stages of forming a cap, deep-drawing from sheet; the last stage is at final dimensions with the top hole cut, but before application of the imprints and engine turning; from Parker's Janesville factory.
DATE: c. 1975 • CONDITION: mint • $200
12466: Parker 75 Bicentennial in box: early limited edition in pewter, with wood from Independence Hall inset into the clip screw; number 5126 of 10,000 examples made, handsome mahogany box, pen only very lightly used, some handling marks to soft pewter surface (see details), nib wrench, cartridge, and box key under pad.
DATE: 1976 • CONDITION: exc • NIB: medium • $600
12423: Parker 75 Écossais: silver plated, made in France, dished ends, section with angle indicator, 14K USA-made nib with feed marked "XF"; includes metal squeeze converter. As new, though has been filled.
DATE: c. 1976 • CONDITION: near mint • NIB: fine • $285
12183: Parker 75 Insignia set in box: gold plated, made in USA, dished ends, 14K nib has feed marked "M", but tip extra-fine, section with angle indicator; matching cap-actuated ballpoint. New old stock with clip tags, includes convertor and spare cartridges, 1975-dated instructions, and nib wrench.
DATE: c. 1976 • CONDITION: mint • NIB: medium • $395
11021: Parker 75 Milleraies ballpoint: silver plated, chrome plated trim, fine parallel lines pattern, made in France, "AL" date code, nice appearance but tool marks to clip button, a touch of plating pitting at the end of the arrow clip.
DATE: 1982 • CONDITION: fine • $105
12501: Parker 61 Classic: black capillary-filler, 13.45 cm long, frosty Lustraloy cap, chrome plated trim, presentation imprint on barrel; slight swelling next to clutch ring, otherwise like new.
DATE: c. 1962 • CONDITION: fine-exc • NIB: medium fine • $95
7685: Parker Classic Flighter ballpoint: brushed stainless steel, polished chrome clip and actuator button, 13.6 cm long, made in USA, connector threads machined, not stamped, threads inside cap brass; new old stock, refills not included, part of a large hoard, see our Specials page for quantity discounts.
DATE: c. 1975 • CONDITION: mint • $15
12511: Parker Classic ballpoint: sterling silver grid pattern, gold plated trim, button actuated, made in USA, marked "STERLING CAP & BARREL", no date code, uses standard Parker refills.
DATE: c. 1978 • CONDITION: fine • $90
11213: Parker Classic Imperial ballpoint: grouped parallel lines pattern, marked "10K G.F. CAP & BARREL", enamel Motorola badge on clip, logo also inset in cap button; made in USA, new old stock, no packaging, minimal handling wear.
DATE: c. 1985 • CONDITION: near mint • $75
11083: Parker Classic Grain d'Orge ballpoint: gold plated, made in France, special order for Bank One with enamel logo on clip and engraving on cap; "IE" date code could be either 1984 or 1988. As new, but no packaging.
DATE: c. 1986 • CONDITION: mint • $90
11228: Parker Classic Imperial ballpoint: grouped parallel lines pattern, marked "10K G.F. CAP & BARREL", Bank One enamel badge on clip, bank name etched on side of cap; "IIE" date code, made in USA.
DATE: 1988 • CONDITION: near mint • $75