Sunday, September 29, 2013
[SOLD]Waterman Ideal Commando Style $70
[SOLD]Waterman Ideal Commando Style
These Waterman Ideals from the 1950's are great writers! A sub-line of the popular Commandos of the same era these are hidden gems with flexible nibs. The Blue Marbled celluloid finish is beautiful. Gold trim on the pen is perfect. No wear anywhere to be found even on close inspection. The clip has perfect tension. The imprints are deep, crisp, and detailed. With a 14k solid gold Ideal nib and hard rubber feed, delivery of ink flow is superb and keeps up well when flexed. The nib writes from a Fine to BB+. Pen is in superb excellent condition. No fault can be found with this one. 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: 12.5cm capped, 15.2cm posted, and 11.5cm unposted.
Asking price is $70 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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