September 2014 archive

Nothing to brag about

As I\’ve just posted a page for a vintage Faber-Castell pen, I feel I should put up an update… even though there\’s not a lot of depth to that page.  I\’ll also mention that since the last update announcement, I\’ve added a non-junior Waterman X-Pen to that page (and slightly un-illuminating shot of same to …

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66X

Maker: Faber-Castell (in the case of my example). As Faber-Castell took over Osmia`s operations to an increasing degree, they applied more of their branding to the fountain pens Osmia produced.  The 66X had appeared in full Osmia livery in an more squared-off version, shaped rather like the 64 but carrying a gold point, and one sees what we …

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