Fountain Pen

Fountain Pen

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Description
The inscription on this pen reads "“Waterman's Ideal Fountain” and the latest patent date is Aug. 4, 1903.
Ref: William I. Ferris, “Fountain Pen,” U.S. Patent 735,659 (Aug. 4, 1903), assigned to the Waterman Company.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Fountain Pen
maker
L.E. Waterman Company
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 1.2 cm; 5 1/8 in x 1/2 in
overall: 5 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
CH.334330.130
accession number
310799
catalog number
334330.130
Credit Line
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
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National Museum of American History
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