Lots of people collect pens, just like they collect stamps, baseball cards, or those eclectic mounted-fish plaques. We collect these items because we like them and they have value for us. The question is, will your pen collection be valuable to anybody else? That depends on a host of different factors. We asked pen collectors to tell us how they go about selling their pens, and they offered these handy tips:
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The Older the Pen the Higher the Price
Yes, you can monetize your pen collection, especially if they are vintage pens. Old pens can be quite valuable to other pen collectors, as well as other interested parties if they are in good condition. The older and more unique, the higher the prices such pens can fetch you. Be sure to get a professional valuation of the pen before putting it up for sale on pen forums and eBay.
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