Please enlarge all 12 photos & read all the text for detail. This is a collectible vintage fountain pen, VERY CLEAN - Like it was made last year, Not 85 or so years ago - Very black hard rubber that is very shiny & black! As found the cap is "Red Ripple" with a Gold filled pocket clip - (Sturdy tight clip) no brassing.It is a size 42 Safety filler, it is marked "42" on the ens w/ red in the number - there is a perfect factory imprint on the side of the pen & the Pocket clip is marked "WATERMAN - IDEAL" - the ends have a perfect shine. Less than common "BALLPOINT" Nib , Very (easy) Flex, The nib is perfect, Like New - perfect tipping , The nib has a unique profile, (see photos) - unflex it is a medium point flexing to approx 1.8mm with out pushing it too hard. The pen was not tested with ink, but the mechanism is tight , the nib advance/retract mechanism works perfectly (and snugly/not loose), but I have not filled it to see it it leaks or not.
This pen was found extremely clean & well preserved - Perfect for a collection as is. There are no personal engravings, No cracks no warp, no chips, -The cap threads on very well (tightly) & posts perfectly.It is 5 & 7/8" Posted, and 4 & 3/4" capped. I HAVE OTHER PENS LISTED. PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT MY OTHER PENS! And please feel free to ask any?????
S LOGO to see MaD MERCANTILE's STORE! TO SEE MORE GREAT STUFF! The item "Vtg Waterman 42 Very Flex BALLPOINT 14k Nib 30s Safety Fountain Pen like Artist" is in sale since Monday, April 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Fountain Pens\Waterman".The seller is "mykdonna" and is located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Iceland, Sri lanka, Monaco, Uruguay, Russian federation.