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The stamp initially had three dots and for each quarter one dot was filed down leaving none for the fourth quarter. It was of course convenient, as well as profitable, for Valentine to produce pens that was very similar to the Parker Duofolds. They sported the model number on the barrel end, much like the old Parker Lucky Curve pens.
The pen contained a small amount of moon dust. Even eBay is a well-trusted source of great pens at great prices. You can have your name hand painted in Kanji letters on the grip, and pick up a kimono style pouch too.
Another identification aid can be the filler unit. Asian pens are in no way inferior to European or American pens. Because each one is custom you can make small adjustments too.
In fact, one of my local pen stores has a huge bucket filled with broken Mont Blanc pen parts that came off pens that were simply unsalvageable. The nibs are Sailor made, and are some of the absolute best money can buy.
Those with a classic style that write for long periods. As they wore, and due to the softness of the material, they became shiny and lost the machining lines.
Eisenhower by his friend Kenneth Parker. It too shared many features with both the Valentines and the streamlined Duofolds, including colour schemes and plastics. The same workers were now making both Valentine and Parker pens.