All the pens listed on this page are preowned and have been used by me; pens do not come with boxes, unless indicated otherwise. All pens are in good to excellent condition and all pens write perfectly unless indicated otherwise – but all pens are used, so expect micro-scratches and other minor marks of use. I will be happy to discuss and show the state of the pens in more detail if you’re genuinely interested in buying. I guarantee all these pens to be authentic. Pictures included are of the pens being sold.
If you want to see these pens in action, check out my video reviews (please use the menu above to navigate: all reviews are listed there). If you are interested in buying one or more pens, please send me a message (sbrebrown at gmail [.] com).
Shipping costs are addressed in listings below. Pens will be shipped from Canada and unfortunately, Canada Post is expensive: for the shipping costs listed, I will be covering at least half the cost of shipping myself. Bear in mind that if you choose a less expensive shipping method without insurance and tracking, there is nothing I can do if a pen goes missing in the mail (or, in formal terms, I will not be held liable for lost or damaged pens if the buyer chose a non-insured shipping option). Prices are negotiable within reason and listed in US dollars.
Precedence is given to the first person who indicates she/he/they definitely wants to buy the pen. In other words: if you ask me a multitude of questions about the pen or want to have time to think about the purchase and someone else comes along who seeks to purchase the pen straightaway, the pen goes to that person.
Pen purchases are final sales.
THE BROWN PROTECTOR
Plastic shields for under your hand to protect your page from oils while writing.
$7USD (shipping included in price)
THE BROWN GRIPS
If you don’t have relatively large hands, these rubbery squares are great assistants when you’re trying to pull a nib that won’t budge, when you try to disassemble a converter, etc. If you do have relatively large hands, they’re useful too :-). Bear in mind that when you use devices like these that amplify your strength, you run the risk of damaging your pen: so use these smartly and with care – I won’t accept responsibility for ruined pens. For just $10, you get two of these (approximately 4″x4″), and the price includes worldwide shipping.
PENS FOR SALE
Pelikan Souverän M800 “40 years of Souverän with medium 18k nib unopened bottle of ink, large display box and papers. Limited to 888 pieces. Has only been inked with washable blue for review. List price: $1,750; my price: $1,490 including international shipping.
Pininfarina PF One with medium steel nib. Box and papers included. List price: $120; my price: $105, including international shipping.
Pininfarina PF Go with medium nib. Box and papers included. List price: $80; my price: $68, including international shipping. Note that this is a pocket size pen with a huge cap: it’s a normal pen size when posted. [SOLD]
Endless Creator retractable nib fountain pen with fine steel nib. Box and papers included. List price: $45; my price: $38, including international shipping.
Pininfarina Novanta Limited Edition with medium 14 nib. Box and papers included. List price: $715; my price: $605, including international shipping.
Magna Carta Mineral Series Peace with steel broad nib (#6). Box and papers included. List price: $350; my price: $295, including international shipping.
Pininfarina Ethergraf Cambiano with walnut desk stand. This isn’t a fountain pen, but an “eternal” writing instrument with a metal tip that writes sort of like a pencil and requires no refills. Box and papers included. List price: $105; my price: $90, including international shipping.
If you’re interested in the entire process from through to action, here is a cool book yours truly was involved in.