Type Lever fill fountain pen.
Product Name "Crusader"
Manufacturer and Year Waterman USA - late 1940s
Filling System Lever filling system, fully restored.
Color Black with a satin gold-colored cap with widely spaced grooved rings. Chrome clip and lever.
Nib MEDIUM FLEXIBLE Ideal 14k Nib. (Some Crusaders had open nibs, and some have the semi-hooded Taperite nib. This is one of the open nibbed versions.). Please see writing sample below.
Condition Excellent condition with no cracks, chips, dents, or dings. This is a very attractive pen with a dark, shiny black barrel and a beautiful, satin-y gold cap with horizontal lines. The barrel has moderate scratching all over. The lever has some light scratching but looks excellent. The cap has moderate microscratching all over with some heavier scratching around the top edge of the cap where it meets the center chrome piece on the top. The clip has microscratching. The imprints are clear.