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Waterman Commando Fountain Pen - 1940s, Black, Fine Flexible 14k Gold Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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Waterman Commando fountain pen from the early 1940s. Lever filler in black with gold plated trim with two thin cap bands. Flexible fine Waterman Ideal 14k nib is smooth and quite large, almost full flex. Excellent condition, fully restored and working well.

SKU: 15915
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$175.00

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Type  Vintage lever filling fountain pen.

Product Name  Commando (it's marked on the barrel). This model was one step down in size from the standard Hundred Year Pen, and otherwise quite similar to the later Hundred Year Pens.

Manufacturer and Year  Waterman, made in USA -- early 1940's.

Length  5".

Filling System  Lever filler. We've restored it with a new sac and it's working very well.

Color  Black with gold plated trim and two thin cap bands. 

Nib  FLEXIBLE FINE Waterman's Ideal 14k gold nib is quite large. It's smooth with nice tipping material. It's flexible, with line variation from fine to a nice larger broad with a little pressure. Not full flex, but close and great for every day writing. See our writing sample below.

Condition  Excellent condition for this very shiny, nice-sized pen.  The barrel has marks caused by capping lines and some handwear; otherwise, scratching on the barrel is light.  The cap has light wear only.  The section has one short scratch in the center but it otherwise perfect.  The cap trim rings look good and the clip is excellent, with no brassing.  There are no cracks, dents, dings, or chips.  The imprint is crystal clear.  

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Additional Info

SKU 15915
Condition Used
Maker Waterman
Type Fountain Pens

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