Waterman Doctor Pen IDEAL Deluxe Ivory White Fountain Pen

£ 518

1 in stock

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Description

– Waterman Doctor Pen

– Rare Ivory white color

– Deluxe triple gold capband

Waterman Doctor pen – Up here is a vintage Waterman doctor fountain pen, which was manufactured in Canada circa 1940s. The pen is in excellent condition, without any discoloration. The pen is very rare, with white ivory solid with gold trim. The design is classic and neat. The pen is fitted with a Waterman’s 14ct solid gold nib, writing smooth line. A new sac is fitted, and the lever filling system is in nice condition. The pen been serviced and tested for its full functionality. There are some minor wears due to age. This Waterman’s is a classic elegance and has been produced to the highest standards of craftsmanship. This would make an excellent gift to treat yourself or for someone special. The Waterman Pen Company was established in 1883 in New York City by Lewis Waterman. Waterman’s improvement on basic pen design and aggressive marketing played a vital role in making the fountain pen a mass-market object. The essential novelty of Waterman’s first fountain pens was the feed, for which his first pen-related patent was granted in 1884. By 1899, Lewis Waterman opened a factory in Montreal was was offering a variety of designs. Waterman’s opened subsidiaries in Europe to meet international demand. A Waterman Fountain pen won the Medal of Excellence at the 1900 Paris World Exposition. In 1901, upon Waterman’s death, his nephew took the business overseas and increased sales to 350,000 pens per year. Waterman’s fountain pen was extremely desirable. The Treaty of Versailles was signed using a solid gold Waterman pen, by Prime Minister David Lloyd George. You can also view our item on Trumblr.

Additional information

Model

Waterman's Doctor

Country Manufactured

USA

Color

white

Capped length

5 inches

Date Manufactured

Circa 1940s

Filler Type

Lever filler

Condition

full functionality and working order, serviced

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