Edited by PenHero on July 26, 2017, 12:52 pm
This is the second version black Sheaffer Balance c1929. The earliest pens have the clip ball nearly touching the cap band.
This pen is the second largest size, 5 1/4 inches long, selling for $8.25, and is slimmer than the large size pen. The first Balance pens were offered in Jade Green, Black and Black and Pearl De Luxe.