Over and Above Online hosts pens, desk sets sale March 7

Vintage Mont Blanc #144 Meisterstuck fountain pen. Estimate: $100-$200. Over & Above image

TIMONIUM, Md. – If finding the perfect pen is your passion, Over & Above Online Auction has the “write” auction for you.  Over & Above Online is having its first auction of 2020, and this time it is Pens, Pencils, Inkwells and Desk Accessories on Saturday, March 7, at 1 p.m. Eastern time. This auction features everything for the well-appointed desk: fountain pens, desk sets, inkwells, blotters, bookends, mechanical pencils, pen holders and more. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

This sale features writing instruments by Mont Blanc, Pelikan, Parker, Waterman, Carter, Wahl Eversharp, Sheaffer and DuPont. This auction features a fantastic selection of pens, from Victorian-era mother of pearl dip pens, to classic fountain pens, to contemporary rollerball pens.

S.T. Dupont fountain pen – Series II. Estimate: $100-$200. Over & Above image

Pencils range from novelty graphite advertising pencils, to more luxurious sterling and gold-filled mechanical pencils.

1939 Golden Gate Exposition broom-form pencil. Estimate: $20-$40. Over & Above image

Additionally, this auction has an outstanding collection of inkwells, pen holders and additional desktop accessories. The auction includes a Tiffany “Zodiac” inkwell and pen tray, a Tiffany “Chinese” pen tray; and many other desk sets and pen holders.

Tiffany Studios ‘Zodiac’ inkwell and pen tray. Estimate: $250-$350. Over & Above image

A stunning and incredibly complete bronze 10-piece Jennings Bros. desk set, with a wreath and floral design, would complete the desk of any discerning collector. The inkwells come in myriad forms and materials: bronze, sterling, fine porcelain, ceramic, glass and more.

Mid-century Martz Tile bookends, for Marshall Studios. Estimate: $75-150. Over & Above image

There are early ink bottles, turned treenware traveling inkwells, as well as elaborate pen holders and standishes.

For details, contact Over & Above Online Auction at 410-458-5768.