WATERMANS PRE WAR

The first patent of the first Fountain pen was issued to L.E.Waterman in1884 and in many collectors opinion some of the finest pens ever made were produced by Waterman's in the 20's and 30's. Waterman Patricians are particularly sought after. The early Hard rubber examples have beautifully soft nibs and come in an array of styles
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Beautiful Rare Early Watrmans 314 Eyedropper in black hard rubber with gold fill overlay. In Incredible, almost mint condition. Fitted with the original Large "Ideal"  number 4 semi flex 14kt gold medium tipped nib giving a superb writing style.

c1906

£295


Early Watrmans 12 Eyedropper in black hard rubber with Solid 9kt gold band. In Good condition but with worn legend. Beautifully engraved "1912" on the gold band. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib

c1912

£115


Watermans 52 in Black Rubber with Nickel Silver trim. In Fair condition but with weak legend. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium  full flex nib giving a superb writing style.  Measures 135mm long capped

c1923

£88


Beautiful Early Watermans 452 1/2 in Black Hard Rubber with Sterling Silver Overlay in Hand Engraved  Pansy Panel Pattern. In perfect condition but with a small blemish to cap top - see picture. Lever fill. Fitted  with the original 14kt gold full flex medium tipped nib.

c1925

£225


Wonderful Early Watermans Pencil in Woodgrain Hard Rubber with Solid 9kt gold band. Fully hallmarked and dated 1925. In Perfect Nr MINT condition. Works Perfectly.

c1925

£85


Extremely Rare Watermans 754 in Chased Black Hard Rubber with Solid 14kt Gold Band and Lever. In Fair good condition but with faint legend and chase pattern .  Lever Fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold full flex very smooth medium to broad tipped nib

c1926

£155


Watermans 52 in Chased Black Rubber with Solid 9kt gold band cap band. In perfect condition but with some general wear and discolouration. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium full flex nib giving a superb writing style.

c1927

£138


Wonderful Watermans 52 1/2 in Ripple Red Hard Rubber with Solid 9kt gold band and gold filled trim. Fully hallmarked and dated 1927. Band engraved "G.M.W 5.6.28". In Perfect condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tippd nib.

c1927

£148


Watermans 32 1/2 in Black and gold filled trim.  In Perfect condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold full flex very soft and smooth medium to broad tipped nib giving a superb writing style.

c1927

£90


Beautiful very Large Watermans Pencil in Black Hard Rubber with Sterling Silver Filigree Overlay. In Perfect condition. This is the Scarce Largest Size pencil measuring 145 mm long. Matches the 452 Fountain Pen above

c1928

£135


Early Watermans Pencil in Black Hard Rubber with Solid 9kt gold band. Fully hallmarked and dated 1929. In Perfect condition but with some overall wear. Works Perfectly.

c1925

£40


Extremely Rare and historically important Watermans 54 in Cardinal Red Hard Rubber. Special Edition issued to each member of the famous 1929 Around Pacific Cruise. On September 21, 1929, three hundred and fifty-six millionaires set sail from San Francisco on an ambitious ninety-day, twenty-four thousand mile odyssey aboard the fastest and most luxurious ship in the Pacific, the SS Malolo. In Perfect Condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib. Highly collectable Pen.

c1929

£1950


Extremely Rare Watermans 92 in "Dragon Skin" and Art Deco gold fill trim With Gold Filled Bands. A truly beautiful pen, very hard to find. This example is in MINT condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium to broad semi flex nib.

c1932

£495


Beautiful Full Size Watermans 94 In Pearl Grey Marble with Scarlet Specs. In Perfect Near MINT Condition with just small amount of wear to the cap band. Lever fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib. measures 126 mm long capped

c1933

£139


Early Canadian Watermans in Black  with Nickel Silver trim. In perfect near MINT Condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold full flex medium tipped nib giving a superb writing style.

c1933

£78


Pitmans College Pen (Made by Watermans for Pitmans) in Black and Nickel Silver trim. In Absolute MINT Condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium  semi flex nib.

c1934

£88


Early English Watermans in Black and Green Marble with gold filled trim.  In Perfect condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium  semi flex nib.

c1935

£88


Canadian Junior Watermans in Beautiful Pearl Green with Gold fill trim. In Perfect Near MINT condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold Full Flex Broad tipped nib giving a superb writing style.

c1937

£88


Canadian Watermans in Beautiful Pearl and Gold fill. In Perfect condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex fine tipped nib.

c1939

£95

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