An Interview with Tom Westerich

February 2020

Tom Westerich is founder of one of the most respected online vintage pen stores - www.penboard.de - and he is regarded as one of the most skilled custom pen makers in the world. Check out this beautiful video about Tom's passion for penmaking (link). While he no longer restores pens professionally, his knowledge and skill are supreme in this area. Tom is also the current owner of the historical Goldfink brand. 

No. 6 Rouge et Noir, sliding barrel safety

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No. 124S from the mid-1930s

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Skeleton Solid Gold Limited Anniversary Edition 75 Years of Passion and Soul, made in 1999

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No. 12 mottled red safety pen made in c. 1924

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No. 138 made in c. 1938

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Credit: Madridpens

12-side faceted Danish No. 25 in black (also made in green and brown marbled)

Credit: Madridpens

Credit: Madridpens

Credit: Joudenali

A couple of fakes found on eBay! Promptly taken down after Tom W. informed the sellers. 

Credit: Jordi Lopez

Credit: FredRydr

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