Waterman #7 Pink Nib


Pen #20 is a 1921 Waterman in a beautiful Red Ripple. It’s a #7 lever-filler with a “Pink” color-coded nib and matching band at the top of the cap. Waterman produced 10 nib “colors” for the #7 pen: red, green, purple, pink, blue, yellow, brown, grey, black, and white (an example of the “white” has yet to be found). Each “color” corresponded to the style of the nib.  The “Pink” is usually “fine/triple-flexible” with the highest flexibility of all the nibs, and is very popular these days. Color coded nibs were used by Waterman in other pens such as the #5, Ink-Vue, #32, 92, 94, and others.  The #7 is the largest and combined with its flexibility is what makes this nib so desirable and coveted by collectors and users alike: a holy grail of pendom!

Waterman Pink

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6 Comments

  1. Jeremy Smith
    Posted January 12, 2018 at 11:39 pm | Permalink

    Hi I’m interested in pen number 20, the Waterman with the pink nib. Could you tell me what your asking for it?

    • Gary Lehrer
      Posted January 15, 2018 at 11:58 am | Permalink

      Hi Jeremy, thanks for writing. A Waterman #7 with a “Pink” triple-flexible nib. in near mint condition, sells these days for $1,200+. I am very sorry, the one pictured (#20) has already sold. Gary

  2. Robb Saunders
    Posted December 5, 2020 at 12:09 pm | Permalink

    Hi Gary,

    I’m hoping to locate a Watermans #7 Pink nib. Any chance you might have one available.

    Also, I keep missing out on the MB 320 Burgundy FP. Any remaining for sale ?

    Thanks,
    Robb

    • Gary Lehrer
      Posted December 5, 2020 at 12:58 pm | Permalink

      Hi Robb, very sorry, no Waterman 7 “Pink” nib on-hand. Regarding missing the Montblanc 320 Burgundy pens, you might consider becoming a paid subscriber ($10 for four issues) to get to see new offerings a week earlier. Should we get another 320 Burgundy you would have a much better shot at it this way. https://gopens.com/subscribe-to-the-quarterly-vintage-pen-catalog/ Very best, Gary

  3. Hwang Deog Yeon
    Posted March 18, 2021 at 9:18 am | Permalink

    Hi?
    I am terribly looking for a Waterman 7 pink fountain pen.
    Do you have this pen?
    If you are selling, I would like to buy.
    Thank you.

    • Gary Lehrer
      Posted March 18, 2021 at 1:22 pm | Permalink

      Hello Hwang Deog and thank you for writing. I do have one available. New-old-stock, mint and never used, at $1400. You can contact me at info.gopens@ggmail.com. Very best, Gary

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