An "Eversharp" fountain pen, used as an OSS Assassin weapon. American, 1940s.

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Lot 1230
An "Eversharp" fountain pen, used as an OSS Assassin weapon.
American, 1940s.

Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium
An "Eversharp" fountain pen, used as an OSS Assassin weapon.
American, 1940s. A normal-looking brown cased ink fountain pen with nib, marked Eversharp on the nib and on brass banding, hiding inside a concealed metal spike with blood groove. The pen with some wear, drops of 1940s colored nail varnish on casing, and with metal blade oxidized, but still sharp. Total Length 135 mm, blade length 65 mm.

A rare wartime American OSS pen with concealed spike or dagger for either self defense or attack, the spike used as a stabbing weapon on delicate areas, such as neck, lower back or heart. In the right hands, a deadly concealed weapon.
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