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Waterman 3V Fountain Pen (1930s) - Gray & Red w Nickel Trim, Medium Flexible Waterman's Ideal Nib (Excellent, Restored)

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1930s Waterman 3V fountain pen is marbled gray with red flecks and nickel plated trim. Fine flexible Waterman's Ideal #2 nib. Excellent working condition.

SKU: 18718
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Type Vintage fountain pen

Product Name  Model 3V, as labeled at the end of the barrel.

Manufacturer and Year  Waterman, USA -- 1933-9

Length  Just under 4-1/4"

Filling System  Lever filler (We have replaced the bladder and it works very well.)

Color  Marbled gray material with red flecks and nickel plated trim. It has an interesting clip that goes over the top of the cap.

Nib  MEDIUM FLEXIBLE 14k nib marked Waterman's Ideal #2 with a heart shaped breather hole. The tines spread very easily and the line variation is quite nice. See the writing sample below.

Condition  Excellent condition. The material is shiny with a very clear barrel imprint. There is a fair amount of pitting on the clip. The cap band has a tiny bit of brassing, but the lever and lever box look really nice. No cracks, chips, bite marks, or personalization. The filling system is working well.


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SKU 18718
Condition Used
Maker Waterman
Type Fountain Pens


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