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Waterman Skywriter Fountain Pen (Canada) - Gray Marble, Version 1, Junior Size, Fine Semi-Flex Nib (Excellent +, Restored)

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First version of the Waterman Skywriter fountain pen made in Canada by Aikin Lambert after the company was purchased by Waterman. Lever filler in gray marble pattern with nickel plated trim and two narrow cap bands. Junior sized pen. Fine semiflexible 14k nib. Excellent + condition, fully restored and working well.
SKU: 16160
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$115.00

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Type  Vintage lever filling fountain pen.

Product Name  Skywriter Generation 1. This is from the first series of Skywriter (there's three main eras as far as we've seen). It is from the later part of the first version with an imprint that reads " "SKYWRITER" manufactured in Canada by ALCO division L. E. Waterman Co. Limited"

Manufacturer and Year  Waterman & Aikin Lambert, Canada -- 1930s.

Length  4-3/16"

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

Color  Gray with large gradient shifts. We're calling it Gray Marble. It has a black section and a lined clip. The trim is nickel plated and includes two narrow cap bands.

Nib  FINE SEMIFLEXIBLE nib marked 14kt R Canada. The tipping has a bit of an architect shape to it and the tines spread easily when the tipping is held at the right angle against the paper. See the writing sample below.

Condition  Excellent + condition. The pen lacks cracks, dents, or major scratches. There is a little plating wear on the lever and clip and heavier, though not significant plating wear on the cap bands. There are bite marks on the section and fainter marks on the end of the barrel. The pen is working well.

 

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SKU 16160
Condition Used
Maker Waterman
Type Fountain Pens

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