Mentmore

During the 1920's Mentmore Manufacturing Company Ltd Produced Vast quantities of writing instruments, often branded with other names. During the late 1920's the Platignum brand was launched. A good quality low priced pen in a wide range of colours.  It was the 1930's when Mentmore began manufacturing high quality pens with 14kt gold nibs which make superb writers and are much sought after by collectors. The economy brand, Platignum continued to be used right up until the late 1960's


Early Oversize Pen in Orange Hard Rubber most likely made by Mentmore. In Good condition but with no legend. Very large,chunky  pen measuring 147 mm long capped. (same size as big red parker Duofold). Button fill. Fitted with a very Large 18kt gold Parker Duofold semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1920

£135


Early Oversize Pen Number 201. made by Mentmore in Black hard rubber with steel clip and gold filled trim. In Good condition but with weak legend and some discolouration. Very large,chunky  pen measuring 142 mm long capped. (same size as big red parker Duofold). Lever fill. Fitted with the original Large 14kt gold medium tipped nib.  In perfect Nr MINT condition with a few marks on the steel clip. Lever fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold super smooth, semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1922

£115


Early Spot Pen made by Mentmore in Black hard rubber with steel clip. In perfect Nr MINT condition with a few marks on the steel clip. Lever fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1924

£115


Wonderful Early Mentmore Pen branded " Lewis's" in Ripple Red Hard Rubber With gold fill trim. In Perfect condition but with some plate loss to clip. Lever fill.  Fitted with the original 14kt gold Semi Flex medium tipped nib

c1925

£98


Superb Small Dinkie Size Fountain Pen with gold filled overlay most likely made by Mentmore . In Perfect condition but with some wear to overlay. Fitted with the original very smooth semi flex 14kt gold medium tipped nib.  Measures 94 mm long capped

c1925

£90


Beautiful RARE Mentmore Life Long Pencil in solid sterling Silver. This pencil is in absolute MINT Unused condition.  Works Perfectly. Full size pencil measuring 129 mm long

c1934

£88


Beautiful Mentmore Autoflow in Pearl Blue Marble with Gold fill trim. Lever fill. In Absolute Mint condition.  Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium tipped semi flex nib

c1934

£78


Beautiful Mentmore Autoflow in Pearl Brown & Black Marble with Gold fill trim. Lever fill. In Nr Mint condition .  Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium to fine tipped semi flex nib

c1934

£74


Rare Stunning Mentmore Supreme in Grey Lizard Skin with gold fill trim. In Near MINT Condition with a small amount of wear to cap bands and silvering to clip. Button Fill, Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1934

£165


Beautiful Mentmore Autoflow in Pearl Blue Marble with Gold fill trim. Lever fill. In Mint condition .  Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium tipped semi flex nib

c1934

£79


Beautiful Mentmore Diploma in Pearl  Bronze and Black Marble with Gold fill trim . Lever fill. In Nr  MINT condition.  Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium tipped semi flex nib

c1934

£90


Beautiful RARE Mentmore Life Long Pencil in solid 9kt gold. In Perfect Nr MINT condition. Works Perfectly

c1934

£135


Wonderful Scarce Bulb Filler by Mentmore in Stunning Onyx with Nickel Silver trim. In Perfect condition. Fills be removing end of barrel and squeezing bulb.  Fitted with the original 14kt gold super smooth medium tipped nib.

c1936

£88


Mentmore Diploma in Dark Blue and gold fill trim . In MINT condition. Button fill. Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold broad Stub nib giving a wonderful writing style

c1946

£88


Mentmore Pencil in Scarce Grey with gold fill trim. In MINT condition. Works Perfectly. c1949

£29


Beautiful RARE Mentmore Celeste in Blue with Clear Resin end and gold fill trim. In Perfect Nr MINT condition. Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium tipped semi flex nib

c1949

£78


Beautiful RARE Mentmore Paramount in Red with Clear Resin end and gold fill trim. In Perfect Nr MINT condition. Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium to fine tipped semi flex nib

c1949

£78


Beautiful RARE Mentmore Paramount in Royal Blue with Clear Resin end and gold fill trim. In Perfect Nr MINT condition. Fitted with the original super smooth 14kt gold medium tipped semi flex nib

c1949

£78


Mentmore Platignum Varsity pressmatic in Red with Lustraloy cap. Aerometric fill. MINT Unused. Fitted with the original  medium tipped nib

c1963

£40


Mentmore Platignum Deluxe in Red with Lustraloy cap. Aerometric fill. MINT  Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium tipped nib

c1965

£38