Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 21

Shaeffer's White Dot Desk Sets

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
21 fountain and 1 rollerball / ballpoint desk sets manufactured by or equipped with Shaeffer's pens bearing their "White Dot" symbol of quality. Bases fabricated of marble and plastic. One of these features the figure of a ceramic dog mounted to its base while one features a flip calendar and still another a Semca clock (evidently still functioning). The largest of these pieces, in brown marble, measures approximately 10" x 6 1/4" with pens measuring 6 3/4" in length. Condition varies. Age-related wear and signs of use exhibited throughout. Items untested. Some 14 k nibs throughout. Sold as-is. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: antique, antiquarian, vintage, midcentury, writing instruments, writing implements, ink