Wednesday, August 21, 2013
[SOLD]Waterman 7 Ripple Set - Red Keyhole $475
[SOLD]Waterman 7 Ripple Set - Red Keyhole
This beautiful set is in excellent condition! The fountain pen is is near mint with no damages of any sort. No cracks, chips, bite marks, or deep scratches. The finish is nice and glossy, and the gold trim has no wear to speak of. The trim on the pencil has minor wear starting to show, but is fully functional and has no other wear. This highly coveted Waterman 7 has the original Red Band which is still nice and red and in one piece. The imprints on the pen are excellent! It doesn't show too well in the pictures because of insufficient lighting, but the imprints are all there and full. Details on Ideal Globe is excellent with no wear to the gold trim! Beautiful Ripple finish has no color fading at all! The threads are excellent! 14k gold Waterman's Red Keyhole nib is in great shape and has nice flexibility. Writes from a Fine-BBB. The pen is completely original with matching ripple feed delivering great flow when flexed! Matching pencil has one piece of red lead and turning the pen near the point will expel lead. Turn counter clockwise and you can push the lead back into the pencil. Both have excellent tension on the clips. Pen has a new sac and ready for a new home. Please check pics for a better description. Writing sample is done on .5cm light grid print on HP 24lb laserjet paper. Measurements for the pen are: 14.5cm capped, 18cm posted, and 13.8cm unposted. Pencil is 14cm.
Asking price is $475 shipped within CONUS via Priority with tracking/insurance. USA buyers preferred. International buyers please PM or Email for shipping rates. I am not responsible for any duty fees incurred since I have no control over customs.
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