Lovely Rare Vintage Waterman's #55 Fountain Pen - 9ct Gold Bands - Keyhole Nib
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Lovely Rare Vintage Waterman's #55 Fountain Pen - 9ct Gold Bands - Keyhole Nib:
Waterman’s Number 55 Fountain Pen
Waterman’s Number 55 Fountain Pen – Black Patterned Hard Rubber with
Gold Trim and 9ct Gold Bands – Made in USA
Lever Filler – The pen is in working condition and has been cleaned, lightly serviced. It has been fitted with a new sac.
For sale here today is this lovely rather rare vintage Waterman’s Fountain pen. This is a number 55 pen as stamped on the base of the barrel. The pen is in decent condition and is made from black hard rubber. It has gold trim and two 9ct gold hallmarked bands on the barrel. There are no splits or cracks to be noted anywhere on the pen. The patterning although slightly faded is still visible and in good condition. The imprints on the barrel, cap and base are all still easily visible and read as follows:
The marking on the barrel reads:
PAT D 1884 MAY 23 1899
WATERMAN’S (IDEAL) FOUNTAIN
PEN N.Y U.S.A AAUG 4 1903
The Clip reads:
The base of the barrel reads:
Each of the gold bands reads:
9 - 375
The pen is fitted with a rather large number 4 Keyhole nib that is in great condition. It is 14K gold and marked as follows:
Please see all photos for more details
Material, Color & Trim
Black Hard Rubber with gold trim and two 9ct gold bands
No splits or cracks
Cap & Clip:
No splits or cracks
Nib & Section:
14ct gold Nib – Large size – Good Condition
All in all this is a lovely pen that will surely make an excellent
addition to your collection. Please be sure to see all photos for more detail.
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Please ask if you need any more photos or have any questions as I am not a pen expert and may have missed something.
Please ensure to take a look at all the photos as they do form a part of the overall description of the sale. If you are not entirely happy with your purchase or feel that the item was not as described in the listing I offer a full refund. We will endeavor to dispatch your times within 48 hours of the payment clearing. If you have any special postage instructions please let us know.
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