Vintage Waterman Ideal 0552 18k Gold Filled Overlay Filigree Basket Fountain Pen


Vintage Waterman Ideal 0552 18k Gold Filled Overlay Filigree Basket Fountain Pen

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Vintage Waterman Ideal 0552 18k Gold Filled Overlay Filigree Basket Fountain Pen:
$600



VINTAGE WATERMAN'S IDEAL0552 FOUNTAIN PEN ~ SENIOR - Large Bold Handsome Pen of Overall Length 5-3/8 inches ~ ~ Ding-free 18K Gold Filled Overlay with Filigree Basket Pattern~ ~ 'IDEAL' Globe Embossed on Lever Bar & Pocket Clip ~ ~Waterman 14ct Solid Gold Nib ~ circa 1910s ~ ~ Ink Sac Fitted, Serviced,NiceOverall Condition~

SUMMARY










SUMMARY Model: Waterman'sIdeal 0552– USA Colour: Gold filled Overall Length:

5-3/8 inches

Date Manufactured: Circa 1910s Filler Type: Lever Restoration: The pen has been conservatively serviced,polished and tested for full functionality

STORY

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.

DESCRIPTIOIN

THE CAP

Material:

Gold filled

Top Ring:

Embossed 'WATERMAN'S'

Top Jewel: Gold flat top Trim Pattern:

Gold filled

Pocket Clip:

Engraves 'WATERMANS'and the IDEAL globe

Cap Screw: Smooth Work Done: The whole cap has been gently hand polished to restore its shiny condition.

THE NIB

Material: 14ct Solid Gold Grade: Medium / Non-flexImprint:

Reads 'WATERMAN'S REG.U.S.PAT.OFF. 2 MADE IN U.S.A.'

Nib Size: Medium Condition of Feed: Excellent & clean Work Done:

The nib and feed has been cleaned to remove dried ink and residuals. The nib has been polished to restore its shiny condition.

THE BARREL

Imprint:

At the end of the barrel reads 'WATERMAN'S REG.U.S.PAT.OFF. MADE IN U.S.A.'

End Jewel: Model number '0552' embossed Screw with Filler: Push-type Screw with Cap: Smooth Lever: The lever is polished to restore its shiny condition. The lever is very smooth and easy to raise. Work Done: The barrel has been gently hand polished to restore shiny colour with the imprint masked

THE FILLER

Type: Lever Imprint:

N/A

Ink Storage: Medium storage; Easy to handle lever filling mechanism Work Done:

A new ink sac has been fitted. Talcum powder has been applied on the ink sac to prevent it sticking with the inner wall of the barrel. The ink sac and the filler mechanism has been tested to ensure its full working order.

Functionality: Excellent

~ KEY ~

There is no personalization on the pen

Pen ages around 100 years

The manufacturer had windup / no longer in production, like Mabie Todd

The pen bears unique / special cap band or pocket clip

The pen is a Flagship in the series / range / band

The pen is rare / not commonly seen

The body of the pen is in special pattern

The pen bears manufacturer lifetime warranty

The pen is in as new / near mint / never inked condition

The pen is large / long / bold, with capped length over 5.5 inches

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 : £8.99
Rest of the world : £14.99 (International Signed-for)

~ 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.

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Vintage Waterman Ideal 0552 18k Gold Filled Overlay Filigree Basket Fountain Pen:
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