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Waterman 52 1/2 V Fountain Pen - Red Ripple, Ring Top, Flexible Fine Ideal Nib (Excellent +, Restored)

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Waterman 52 V short sized fountain pen from the 1920s. Lever filler in red ripple hard rubber and gold filled trim. The Waterman's Ideal nib is a flexible fine. Excellent + condition. It's fully restored and is working well.



SKU: 14388
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$220.00

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Type  Vintage pen which works beautifully and has a flexible nib.

Product Name Model 52 1/2 V, marked on the end of the pen barrel. 5 means lever filler, 2 represents the nib size, 1/2 means that it's thin, and V means short

Manufacturer and Year  Waterman, USA -- 1920s

Length  4-5/16" . This is a short and slim pen.

Filling System  It is a lever filler. A new sac has been installed. It's fully restored and working well.

Color Red ripple hard rubber with gold filled trim. The trim includes a cap band just over 1/8", the ring top mechanism and lever box.

Nib  Fine Flexible Waterman's Ideal nib. It has good line variation and writes very smoothly. The feed is made of matching hard rubber to the rest of the pen which is correct. Please see the writing sample below.

Condition  Excellent + condition. The patterning and color are near perfect. There are a few marks in the cap and some trim wear. The cap band has some brassing on the edges and heavier brassing on the lever. The main barrel imprint and the end of barrel imprint are clear. The imprint towards the end of the barrel is a little faded. It is very clear in the photographs but a bit harder to read in person. No cracks or chips.

 

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SKU 14388
Condition Used
Maker Waterman
Type Fountain Pens

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