This Lovely Piston Filled celluloid fountain pen wasmanufactured in Denmark by Christian Olsen. This particular model, the AmbassadorSpecial measures 5 1/8 inch capped, 4 11/16 inches uncapped and 6 1/14 inchposted. Appearing as green and black, with light lines it is described asplatinum-lined.Manufactured in November1942 is is in really fine shape. Nib is Warranted 14K fine and writes smoothly, has some flex, but is not truly flexible. Pen fills properly and was used tofill and make the included writing sample two days ago on 12/25/21. No cracks or noticeable scratches or bite marks. There isbrassing to the cap rings, (See pictures) but not to the clip. Hylleberg, but it is not obvious. Barrel Imprint is readablein strong light with magnifying glass. Ambassador Special 1142 with an anchorand the letters C and O straddling the anchor, indicating Christian Olsen. Penol Pens are known to be very well made and in fact when Olsen began makingtheir own pens they were made by hand, so each was actually unique.
Can't sayhow these were made, but certainly a pleasure to own and use. Cap screws onsmoothly and tight. Not common o find these pens in the United States.
All have been refurbished when I boughtthem, and are filled, not dipped (except where mint or other stated problemsprevent it) written with and tested again when I put them up for sale. I amvery careful to show every aspect of the pens, so nothing is left to theimagination.
My descriptions and close up photos go the extra mile, so pleaseexamine them carefully. Never, ever put drafting ink such as India ink or Cartersdrawing ink in the pen. It will ruin the pen.Only fountain pen ink, of whichthere are endless choices available. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Other Fountain Pens". The seller is "wordsmith06413" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.