Vintage Waterman Ideal 52 Red Ripple Mottled Vulcanite Fountain Pen Flexible Nib For Sale

VINTAGEWATERMAN'S IDEAL 52 FOUNTAIN PEN ~ Red Ripple Mottled Vulcanite Woodgrain - Exclusive to Waterman during the Golden Age~ ~ 'IDEAL' Globe Embossed on Side Lever & Pocket Clip ~
~Gold Trim ~ Waterman's FLEXIBLE 14ct Solid Gold Nib ~ c1900s ~ ~New Ink Sac Fitted ~ Serviced ~ Nice Overall Condition~

SUMMARY

SUMMARY Model: Waterman'sIdeal 52 – USA Colour: Red ripple mottled vulcanite woodgrain Overall Length: 5-3/8 inches Date Manufactured: Circa 1910s Filler Type: Lever Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced,polished and tested

STORY

The Waterman Pen Company was established in 1883 in New York City by Lewis Waterman. Waterman's improvement on basic pen design and aggressive marketing played a vital role in making the fountain pen a mass-market object. The essential novelty of Waterman's first fountain pens was the feed, for which his first pen-related patent was granted in 1884. By 1899, Lewis Waterman opened a factory in Montreal was was offering a variety of designs.

Waterman's fountain pen was extremely desirable. The Treaty of Versailles was signed using a solid gold Waterman pen, by Prime Minister David Lloyd George.

DESCRIPTION

THE CAP

Trim:

Single gold cap band; Polished; slight brassings

Pocket Clip:

Gold pocket clip with 'CLIP-CAP' and 'IDEAL' globe embossed; Polished; Slight brassings

THE NIB

Material: 14ct solid gold Imprint: Reads 'WATERMAN'S IDEAL REG.U.S.PAT.OFF 2.'

THE BARREL

Imprint:

Weak; Reads 'WATERMAN'S REG.U.S.PAT.OFF. FOUNTAIN PEN' with the 'IDEAL' globe

Lever: The lever is polished to restore its shiny condition. The lever is very smooth and easy to raise.

THE FILLING SYSTEM

Type: Lever Work Done: Thefiller mechanism is tested forfunctionality .



buyer PLEASE NOTE

We are international vintage pen collector and we collect pens all round the world. The pen may be dispatched from our buying offices outside UK. So please allow at least 6-8 working days to receive the pen.

We also wish to point out that there is no such thing as the perfect vintage item. All vintage pens over 50 years old are susceptible to varying degrees of wear and ageing over time, and the functionality is not comparable to new pens. The condition of each item is described to the best of our observation.

Postage to UK: FREE
Rest of the World: GBP6.99 (International

~ TERMS & CONDITIONS ~

We have made very endeavour to produce a fair and accurate description of this item.Photos shown are actual photos of items taken just before listing. If you have any questions, please email us before you place your offer.

All items are sold AS-IS. We accept returns only if the item was not as described in the sale. Generally the buyer is required to report any problem within 3 days of receipt; and return the item within 14 days of receipt. All items must be returned as its original condition.Buyer is responsible for return shipping charges. Shipping and handling is not refunded in any case.

All our products are 100% genuine. We also guarantee that all pens are in good working order unless otherwise stated. As an addition to your purchase, aguarantee certificate issued and sealed by us will also be sentwith the pen, when the final price of the pen is over GBP150.

We have more vintage fountain pen available

Please clickHERE to visit our shop for more selection


Vintage Waterman Ideal 52 Red Ripple Mottled Vulcanite Fountain Pen Flexible Nib

This item has been shown times.

Buy Now

Vintage Waterman Ideal 52 Red Ripple Mottled Vulcanite Fountain Pen Flexible Nib:
$102




Vintage Original Watermans Victor Brown Fountain Pen Usa For Parts picture
Vintage Original Watermans Victor Brown Fountain Pen Usa For Parts


Waterman's Fountain Pen 14k Gold Nib & Pen Set Red Color With Hard Black Case  picture
Waterman's Fountain Pen 14k Gold Nib & Pen Set Red Color With Hard Black Case


Nos Black Waterman's Ink In Original Box Angled Bottle #772 N Y City Skyline picture
Nos Black Waterman's Ink In Original Box Angled Bottle #772 N Y City Skyline


Waterman Hemisphere Essential Stainless Steel Fountain Pen (engraving Error) picture
Waterman Hemisphere Essential Stainless Steel Fountain Pen (engraving Error)


Waterman Le Man 100 Black Fountain Pen New Never Inked Xf Fine Point  picture
Waterman Le Man 100 Black Fountain Pen New Never Inked Xf Fine Point


Vintage Colibri Of London Writing Pen Black & Gold In Color With Box picture
Vintage Colibri Of London Writing Pen Black & Gold In Color With Box


Waterman Hemisphere Stainless Steel Gt Rollerball Pen Fine Point, Nib picture
Waterman Hemisphere Stainless Steel Gt Rollerball Pen Fine Point, Nib


1914 Waterman's Fountain Pen Ad Writing Instrument Ad --[-17 picture
1914 Waterman's Fountain Pen Ad Writing Instrument Ad --[-17


Lovely Scarce Vintage Waterman's No 502 Fountain Pen - Maroon Red With Gold Trim picture
Lovely Scarce Vintage Waterman's No 502 Fountain Pen - Maroon Red With Gold Trim


Lovely Vintage Waterman's Taperite 877 Fountain Pen - Black With Wide Gold Band  picture
Lovely Vintage Waterman's Taperite 877 Fountain Pen - Black With Wide Gold Band


Follow Us!