My Pen Accumulation

These are the pens I’ve accumulated. I’ve linked the pen name to my review if it exists. If there’s no review yet, and I do have a “This Just In” or “Ink & Pen Notes” post about why I added the pen then I’ve linked to that.

Follow these links for my 5 favorite modern and 5 favorite vintage pens in my accumulation. I also have a page for my Esterbrook nibs.

  1. Aurora Optima Nero Perla
  2. Caran d Ache Dunas – Shiny Red
  3. Caran d Ache Ivanhoe – Metallic
  4. Conklin Ohio – Blue
  5. Conway Stewart FPH 60th Anniversary – Brown Marble
  6. Conway Stewart Marlborough Vintage – Wood grain
  7. Cross ATX – Chrome
  8. Cross Bailey
  9. Cross Verve – Merlot
  10. Delta Vintage – Green
  11. Edison Collier – Antique Marble
  12. Edison Huron Grande – Flecked Red/White/Blue
  13. Edison Menlo Pump Filler
  14. Edison Pearl 2012 LEE #8 – Black/Beige Swirl
  15. Esterbrook $1 Bandless – Foliage Green
  16. Esterbrook Dip-Less – Red/Black
  17. Esterbrook J – Copper
  18. Esterbrook J – Dubonnet Red
  19. Esterbrook J – Fern Green
  20. Esterbrook J – Fern Green
  21. Esterbrook SJ Double Jewel – Dubonnet Red
  22. Esterbrook SJ Double Jewel – Silver
  23. Faber-Castell Basic Black – Leather
  24. Faber-Castell E-Motion Rhombus – White
  25. Fisher of Pens Hermes – Vintage Web Green
  26. Franklin-Christoph Model 02 Intrinsic (2nd gen) – Amber-Orange & Cinnamaroon
  27. Franklin-Christoph Model 02 Intrinsic – Solid Emerald
  28. Franklin-Christoph Model 03 Iterum – Smoke
  29. Franklin-Christoph Model 20 – Vintage Green
  30. Franklin-Christoph Model 66 Stabilis Desk Pen – Black
  31. Gate City Pen New Postal Senior – Ruby/Black
  32. Gate City Pen New Dunn Pen – Tattler
  33. Gate City Pen The Belmont – Claret Stone
  34. Gate City Pen The Belmont – Galapagos
  35. KarasKustoms Ink – Silver
  36. KarasKustoms Ink – Gold 
  37. KarasKustoms Ink – Green
  38. KarasKustoms Ink – Red
  39. KarasKustoms Ink – Orange
  40. Kaweco AL Sport – Raw Aluminum
  41. Kaweco Allrounder – Black
  42. Kaweco Brass Sport – Raw Brass
  43. Kaweco Student – White
  44. Lamy 2000 – Black
  45. Lamy Safari (2012 Special Edition) – Apple Green
  46. Lamy Safari (2016 Special Edition) – Dark Lilac
  47. Levenger L3 – Yellow
  48. Levenger Rocket Writer – Black
  49. Levenger Sangria – Blue
  50. Libelle Epic – Bamboo
  51. Libelle Granite – Burgundy
  52. Libelle Nature Collection – Mosaic
  53. Libelle Nature Collection – Mother of Pearl
  54. Libelle Nature Collection – Tuscan Sunset
  55. Merlin 33 – Grey Marble No. 6
  56. Montblanc Meisterstück Ultra Black LeGrand
  57. Monteverde Impressa – Pearl/Blue
  58. Monteverde Regatta – Sea Green
  59. Namiki Knight – Silver
  60. Namiki Sterling – Dragon
  61. Namiki Sterling – Hawk
  62. Namisu Nexus Minimal – Black
  63. Newton Pens Eastman – Clear Acrylic
  64. Ohto Rook – Green
  65. Omas 360 Vintage Collection – Turquoise
  66. Parker 21 – Navy Blue/Silver Cap
  67. Parker Duofold c1928 – Orange
  68. Parker Striped Duofold Senior 1945 Blue Diamond – Red/Gray Stripe
  69. Parker Vacumatic Major, 1944 Blue Diamond – Golden Pearl (Brown Stripe)
  70. Parker Vacumatic Maxima, 1939 Blue Diamond – Golden Pearl (Brown Stripe), Double Jewel
  71. Parker Vacumatic Maxima, 1942 Blue Diamond – Silver Pearl
  72. Pelikan Future – Red
  73. Pelikan M101N Special Edition – Lizard
  74. Pelikan Pelikano Junior, Right Handed – Green
  75. Pelikan Picadilly Circus
  76. Pelikan Souverän M805 Stresemann Anthracite
  77. Pilot Custom 823 – Amber
  78. Pilot Metropolitan – Black, Zig-Zag
  79. Pilot Petit1 – Apricot Orange
  80. Pilot Plumix Fountain Pen – Black
  81. Pilot Prera – Yellow
  82. Pilot Vanishing Point 2012 LE – Black Marble
  83. Pilot Vanishing Point 2013 LE – Maple Wood
  84. Pilot Vanishing Point 2016 LE – Guilloche
  85. Pilot Vanishing Point – Cherry Bamboo
  86. Platinum #3776 Century – Bourgogne (Burgundy)
  87. Platinum #3776 Century – Chartres Blue
  88. Platinum #3776 Century – Sonji
  89. Platinum #3776 Ribbed – Black
  90. Platinum Carbon Desk Pen
  91. Platinum Preppy – Red
  92. Retro 51 Tornado Lincoln EXT – Copper
  93. Ryan Krusac The Legend – Black Walnut Burl
  94. Sailor 1911 – Sterling Silver
  95. Sailor Clear Candy – Clear w/black trim
  96. Sailor Fude 55º – Green
  97. Sailor Professional Gear – Imperial Black
  98. Sailor Professional Gear – Regency Stripe
  99. Sailor Professional Gear King of Pen – Black/Rhodium
  100. Sailor Recycled Material Desk Pen
  101. Sheaffer Balance Aspen Limited Edition
  102. Sheaffer Balance II – Jade Green
  103. Sheaffer Balance II – Crimson Glow
  104. Sheaffer Balance Full Size Vacu-Fill – Carmine Red Striated
  105. Sheaffer Balance Full Size Vacu-Fill – Golden Brown Striated
  106. Sheaffer Balance Junior lever fill – Pearl & Black
  107. Sheaffer Balance Lifetime Full Size – Black
  108. Sheaffer Balance Lifetime Oversize – Grey Pearl Striated
  109. Sheaffer Balance Lifetime Oversize c.1935 – Marine Green
  110. Sheaffer Balance Lifetime Oversize c.1935 – Gray Pearl/Red Veins
  111. Sheaffer Craftsman Tip-Dip – Pastel Green
  112. Sheaffer Crest – Nova Green (See Nova Red review)
  113. Sheaffer Crest – Nova Red
  114. Sheaffer Custom Legacy – Blue Fleck barrel made by Franklin-Christoph
  115. Sheaffer Imperial – Brushed Steel
  116. Sheaffer Legacy I – Blue Lacquer/Gold Cap
  117. Sheaffer Legacy II – Sandblasted Emperor’s Silver Pattern Chrome Plate PT
  118. Sheaffer Legacy Heritage – Coppertone GT
  119. Sheaffer PFM I – Blue
  120. Sheaffer PFM I – Green (see article on blue PFM I)
  121. Sheaffer Snorkel Saratoga – Burgundy
  122. Sheaffer Targa – Green Marble
  123. Sheaffer Triumph Lifetime Vacuum Fill – Carmine Red
  124. Sheaffer Triumph Sentinel Deluxe – Green Striped
  125. Sheaffer VFM – Maximum Orange
  126. Signum Orione – Blue
  127. Taccia Mother of Pearl – Harmony
  128. TWSBI Classic – Burgundy
  129. TWSBI Diamond 540 – Demonstrator
  130. TWSBI Micarta
  131. TWSBI Vac 700
  132. Visconti Homo Sapien Bronze Age
  133. Waterman Liaison Cobra

Formerly Owned Pens

  1. Bexley 2007 Owners Club – Amber
  2. Bexley 2007 Owners Club – Mahogany
  3. Bexley America the Beautiful – black
  4. Bexley Imperial – Red/Black
  5. Bexley Intrepid – Mandarin Yellow
  6. Bexley Poseidon Magnum – Duofold Red
  7. Bexley Submariner – Orange
  8. Caran d Ache Geneve – Brown Marble
  9. Conklin Crescent Filler LE – Demonstrator w/Black Trim
  10. Conklin Ohio – Peach
  11. Cross Apogee – Chrome
  12. Edison Herald – Amber Tortoise
  13. Edison Extended Mina 2015 LE #23
  14. Edison Nouveau Encore LE (LE #07) – Flecked Tortoise
  15. Edison Nouveau Premiere LE (LE #69) – Cherry Cordial
  16. Fountain Pen Revolution Dilli – Green
  17. Franklin-Christoph Model 02 Intrinsic (2nd gen) – Smoke & Ice
  18. Franklin-Christoph Model 19 “1901” – Black w/King’s Gold band
  19. Franklin-Christoph Model 20 – Tiger Red
  20. Franklin-Christoph Model 25 Eclipse – Black
  21. Franklin-Christoph Model 29 Bellus – Black/Red
  22. Franklin-Christoph Model 40 Pocket – Smoke & Ice
  23. Kaweco AC Sport Carbon – Red
  24. Kaweco AL Sport – Stonewashed Black
  25. Kaweco Classic Sport – Clear
  26. Lamy AL-Star – Ruby Red
  27. Lamy Safari – Black
  28. Lamy Safari – Dark Blue
  29. Lamy Safari – Green
  30. Lamy AL-Star – Green
  31. Lamy Safari – Sky Blue w/red clip
  32. Lamy Safari Vista – Clear
  33. Lamy Safari – Yellow
  34. Namiki Falcon – Black
  35. Noodler’s Ahab Flex – Jade
  36. Noodler’s Ahab Flex – Dec 25th
  37. Noodler’s Konrad Ebonite – Methuselah’s Pine Cone
  38. Noodler’s Konrad – Irish Brigade
  39. Parker Insignia Wave – Sea Green
  40. Pelikan Piazza Navone
  41. Pelikan Shanghai
  42. Pelikan Souveran 200 – Green
  43. Pelikan Souverän M605 – Blue w/silver trim
  44. Pilot Vanishing Point – Chrome
  45. Pilot Vanishing Point – Green w/Gold Trim
  46. Pilot Vanishing Point – Gunmetal w/Black Matte Trim
  47. Pilot Vanishing Point – Matte Black “Stealth”
  48. Pilot Vanishing Point – Yellow
  49. Piper Prism – Red
  50. Platinum Plaisir – Green
  51. Platinum Plaisir – Red
  52. Platinum Plaisir – Silver
  53. Platinum Plaisir – Gunmetal
  54. Retro 51 Double Eight – Green
  55. Rotring 600 – Lava
  56. Sailor 1911 – Black
  57. Sailor 1911 – Blue
  58. Sailor 1911 – Burgundy
  59. Sailor 1911M – Yellow
  60. Sheaffer 300 – Metallic Grey
  61. Sheaffer Intensity – Carbon Fiber
  62. Stipula Model T – Green
  63. Taccia Staccato – Black
  64. TWSBI Diamond 540 – Amber
  65. TWSBI Diamond 540 – Smoke
  66. Visconti Brunelleschi
  67. Waterman Carene Deluxe – Silver Plate
  68. Waterman Charleston – Citrine Yellow
  69. Waterman Edson – Blue
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13 thoughts on “My Pen Accumulation

    • I started a little over ten years ago although “just after the turn of the century” sounds better. There was a break in the middle where I didn’t get to many new ones, just one or to a year. Then things picked up at the same time I started this site.

    • Hi Erin. Thanks. No, no Montblanc. I like the classic look of the 149 but not the price. I also like the Hitchcock LE but that is way beyond my price range.

      Ray

      • So cool a collection.
        If you started 10 years ago then you average 11.4 pens per year ! Way more than mine.

  1. Hi

    A great collection.

    Have you looked at Nakaya pens? The urushi finishes are amazing. I got one recently and its is the most beautiful pen I have and writes so smoothly.

    Regards

    Adrian Rees

    • Adrian, I’ve only seen one Nakaya in person and it was a gorgeous as the pictures, more so actually. They’re definitely on my radar but at their price I want to see the finish and try the pen model before I buy. Plus, I’m paralyzed by the choices 🙂 I am jealous of your Nakaya. Congratulations.

      Ray

  2. Thanks Ray.

    I know what you mean about choices; I only have a dozen or so pens and every time I look I see more that I like!

    Adrian

    • Hi Ashokdad,
      I haven’t been all that excited with the Omas 360. Doesn’t mean I can’t review it but it does mean I haven’t used it enough to review. I’ll put it in the queue to ink up and do a review in August (or so).

      Thanks for reading,
      Ray

    • Hi JD, Well, three of them is a bit much. They are a good size and comfortable for me to write with. The Smoke is a pain to clean which keeps me from inking it up. (It is c/c but I don’t like seeing the converter or cartridge in it so I eyedropper it.) It’s probably the one I’ll get rid of eventually. I have the orange (actually called amber) inked up now and like it a lot, both in looks and performance. It’s translucent so I can see the cartridge inside if I look but it bothers me less than a silver converter and is less visible than the mostly clear smoke model. I imagine it might also be hard to clean as an eyedropper since the inside is rough for the frosted look. I’ve never used it as a eyedropper for that reason. Physically they’ve all held up well. Personally, I like the uniqueness of the tapered barrel.

      Thanks for reading,
      Ray

      • Thanks, Ray. I appreciate your detailing your response! The amber is a very interesting look. Quite intriguing. I’m thinking about getting the plain ol’ Emerald, my favorite F-C acrylic.

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