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

 


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


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


Watermans  Number 7 Green in Ripple Red Hard Rubber with Gold filled trim and Solid 9kt gold Cap Band. In Perfect condition but with Area of wear on the Lever.  Fitted with the original ,14kt gold, Rigid, Medium tipped nib

c1927

£245


Watermans 32 A in Black with Nickel Silver Trim. In Remarkable MINT condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold, Butter Smooth Broad tipped nib

c1931

£88


Canadian Watermans Junior in Black with Nickel Silver Trim. In Near MINT condition. Fitted with the original 14kt gold, Semi flex Fine tipped nib

c1931

£65


Stunning Watermans 92  In Bronze and Green Marble with gold, filled trim. In Mint Condition. Fitted with the original 14kt Full flex, wet Noodle Broad tipped nib giving a wonderful writing style.

c1934


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 full Flex Medium  tipped Nib

c1936

£295


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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