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)
Manufacturer and Year Waterman, USA -- 1920s
Length 4-1/4" without the ring top mechanism. 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 Black hard rubber (BHR) with gold-plated cap band and lever. The smooth, non-chased material has faded to a deep brown.
Nib The nib reads "Account Waterman Ideal New York", making it an "accountant" nib. It's firm and smooth.
Condition Excellent condition. The barrel imprint is clear and easily readable. There is some plating wear on the top edge of the cap band. The lever has some plating wear on the edges of the tab end, and the lever box has two spots of plating wear on the pivot end; both otherwise look great. No cracks or chips.