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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Exceptionally RARE Early Watermans 612 eyedropper in Abalone Covered Black Hard Rubber with gold filled bands.  In Perfect condition. One band Ornately Engraved “D.F.P” Fitted with the original 14kt gold, very smooth, Full flex, wet noodle nib giving a wonderful writing style. Highly Collectable Pen

c1905

£765


RARE Early Watermans 15 Eyedropper in Mottled Red Hard Rubber with Nickel Silver trim. In Perfect Nr MINT Condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold, very smooth, Account, rigid, fine tipped nib giving a very precise writing style.

c1908

£385


Beautiful Watermans 42 Lady Safety Pen in Hand embossed 18kt gold fill overlay. Wonderful Ivy Pattern design. In Perfect condition . Ornate Graved initials “CA”  Fitted with the original 14kt gold full flex , wet noodle medium to fine  tipped nib giving a superb writing style. Highly Collectable Pen

c1912

£745


Watermans 12 SF Sleeve Filler in Chased Black Hard Rubber. In Remarkable MINT Condition  with Crisp Imprint and Perfect colour.  Fitted with the original 14kt gold, very smooth,  medium to fine tipped nib. Rare to find in this condition

c1914

£285


Watermans 12 VS Safety Pen in Chased Black Hard Rubber. In Remarkable MINT Condition with Crisp Imprint and perfect colour.  Fitted with the original 14kt gold full flex , wet noodle medium to fine tipped nib giving a superb writing style. Highly Collectable Pen with a superb, expressive nib

c1915


Extremely Rare Continental Watermans 42 with Hand perforated solid 18kt gold overlay over Black Hard Rubber. In Remarkable MINT Condition . Fitted with the original 14kt semi flex medium to fine tipped nib. Museum Quality Pen

c1920

£2300


Extremely Rare Continental Watermans 42 with Solid 18kt twin tone Overlay. Stunning Art Nouveau design . In Outstanding MINT Condition but with a hairline 6mm long split on one edge. Fitted with the original 14kt semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1920

£1850


Watermans 454 in Black Hard Rubber with Sterling Silver Filigree Overlay. In Perfect condition. Engraved Initials on Panel ” H.S”   Fitted with the original 14kt gold, very smooth, Semi Flex medium tipped nib

c1923

£375


Watermans 55 in Wood Grain Hard Rubber and gold filled trim . In Perfect Nr Mint condition .  Fitted with the original ,14kt gold, Rigid, Manifold, fine tipped nib giving a very precise writing style.

c1924

£315


Beautiful Watermans 452 1/2 V Ladies Pen in Solid Silver with stunning, Hand engraved Vine decoration. In Perfect condition but with one small scuff mark at the top of the cap. Lever fill. Fitted with the original ,14kt gold, semi flex medium to fine tipped nib.  Measures 91 mm long capped

c1925

£325


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


Early Watermans Pencil in Chased Black hard rubber with solid 9kt gold band. In  remarkable MINT Condition.

c1925

£69


Magnificent Watermans Patrician in  Onyx and Gold fill trim. In Perfect condition with good colour and crisp Imprint . Lever fill. Fitted with the original , Very Large Patrician 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib. Highly Collectable Rare Pen in Superb Condition

c1929

£845


Magnificent Watermans Patrician SET in Stunning Moss Agate with  Gold fill trim. Fountain Pen and Pencil Both In Remarkable MINT Unused Condition  Fountain Pen, Lever fill, fitted with the original , Very Large Patrician 14kt gold semi flex, medium tipped nib . Highly Collectable SET in the most Sought After Colour

c1931


Watermans 32 1/2 in Pearl Green Marble with Nickel Silver trim. In Perfect condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold semi flex medium tipped nib.

c1931

£118


Beautiful Watermans 7 Ideal Ink-View Deluxe in Emerald Ray. In Absolute MINT Condition. Lever fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold Rigid Account Fine tipped Nib giving a very precise writing style

c1935

£345


Beautiful Watermans Pencil in Pearl & Black Marble with Scarlet Flecks. In Near Mint condition.  Measures 127 mm long

c1936

£58


Beautiful Watermans  Ideal Ink-View in Silver Ray with gold fill trim. In Absolute MINT Condition. Double Action Lever fill. Fitted with the original 14kt gold Semi Flex Medium to fine tipped Nib

c1936


Early English Watermans in Black  with gold filled trim.  In Perfect MINT condition but with some pitting on the lever. Fitted with the original 14kt gold medium tipped nib.

c1935

£78


Early Canadian  Watermans Pencil in Black  with gold filled trim.  In Perfect Nr MINT condition

c1935

£38


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