This is a straight alphabetic list of pen makers whose works I’ve had the pleasure to examine; if I haven’t looked at a particular pen, it won’t appear here, but a single example of a numerous tribe allows me to go on at some length. Under each heading you will find a brief description of the maker’s career and fate– in some cases extremely brief, where information is wanting.
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Another note, about the pictures you’ll find in the pages linked below: shortly before I began the current update of this site, I came into the necessary equipment to make all the photographs of a consistent scale. All profile pictures of pen which don’t have a red border around them are to this uniform scale. This means that if you want to get a sense of the relative sizes of some pens, you need only open the pictures in adjoining browser windows.
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Byers & Hayes
Mabie, Todd & Co.
Pens of Uncertain Provenance