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<noinclude>[[File:Matador-Logo.svg|center|400px|Matador Logo]]{{Infobox_Brand|Matador}}</noinclude>
 
<noinclude>[[File:Matador-Logo.svg|center|400px|Matador Logo]]{{Infobox_Brand|Matador}}</noinclude>
[[Image:Matador-Invoice-1936-10.jpg|thumb|A 1936 letter]]
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[[File:Matador-Turbo-Serie-Cap.jpg|thumb|A serie of "[[Turbo-Matador]]" ]]
  
 
The ''Matador'' brand belongs to ''Siebert & Löwen'', founded in [[1895]] by ''Adolf Siebert'' and ''Ewald Loewen'' and operating in the production of office supplies, with production in Wuppertal-Elberfeld(?). It is not known an exact date for the fountain pens market entry, but activities in that field can tracked back at least at [[1911]], date of the first known patent ({{Cite patent|FR|431385}}) for a [[safety]]. The production of the beginning of the 20s was aimed at creating economic pens of good quality, with a very good quality/price ratio. The company is also known as ''Standard-Matador''.  
 
The ''Matador'' brand belongs to ''Siebert & Löwen'', founded in [[1895]] by ''Adolf Siebert'' and ''Ewald Loewen'' and operating in the production of office supplies, with production in Wuppertal-Elberfeld(?). It is not known an exact date for the fountain pens market entry, but activities in that field can tracked back at least at [[1911]], date of the first known patent ({{Cite patent|FR|431385}}) for a [[safety]]. The production of the beginning of the 20s was aimed at creating economic pens of good quality, with a very good quality/price ratio. The company is also known as ''Standard-Matador''.  
  
Around [[1949]]<ref>this year is cited in an Andreas Lambrou book as probable, but in [http://www.fountainpennetwork.com/forum/topic/288933-a-matador-click-120-is-out-of-warranty/ this discussion] is also cited 1946 as another possible date, while the 1936 seen in some papers cannot attributed for sure to a Matador 120 Click.</ref> it produced what is probably the first sealing snap cap, with the model called ''[[Matador-Click]]'', by the sound that characterized the proper closure of the cap. Names of other models are: ''Matador Dipless'', ''Matador Express'', ''Matador Standard'', ''Matador 811'', ''Acca''.  
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Nel [[1949]] circa<ref>in un suo libro Andreas Lambrou riporta come probabile quest'anno, in [http://www.fountainpennetwork.com/forum/topic/288933-a-matador-click-120-is-out-of-warranty/ questa discussione] viene riportato il 1946, mentre la possibile esistenza di una garanzia originante addirittura al 1936 si è rivelata non attribuibile con certezza a questo modello.</ref> produsse quello che probabilmente è il primo cappuccio ermetico a scatto, con il modello denominato ''[[Matador-Click]]'', dal rumore che contraddistingueva la corretta chiusura del cappuccio. Nomi di altri modelli: ''Matador Dipless'', ''Matador Express'', ''Matador Standard'', ''Matador 811'', ''Acca'', ''[[Turbo-Matador]]''.  
  
 
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Revision as of 12:24, 24 August 2017

Matador Logo
Matador
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Instructions sheet
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Patents
A serie of "Turbo-Matador"

The Matador brand belongs to Siebert & Löwen, founded in 1895 by Adolf Siebert and Ewald Loewen and operating in the production of office supplies, with production in Wuppertal-Elberfeld(?). It is not known an exact date for the fountain pens market entry, but activities in that field can tracked back at least at 1911, date of the first known patent (nº FR-431385) for a safety. The production of the beginning of the 20s was aimed at creating economic pens of good quality, with a very good quality/price ratio. The company is also known as Standard-Matador.

Nel 1949 circa[1] produsse quello che probabilmente è il primo cappuccio ermetico a scatto, con il modello denominato Matador-Click, dal rumore che contraddistingueva la corretta chiusura del cappuccio. Nomi di altri modelli: Matador Dipless, Matador Express, Matador Standard, Matador 811, Acca, Turbo-Matador.

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  1. in un suo libro Andreas Lambrou riporta come probabile quest'anno, in questa discussione viene riportato il 1946, mentre la possibile esistenza di una garanzia originante addirittura al 1936 si è rivelata non attribuibile con certezza a questo modello.