This page contains the chronology for the year. We summarize in this page all the relevant events regarding fountain pens that happened in 1873. We also list, if present in our database, any patent applied in the year, and also the ads or document scans which publication date is in the same year.
- Degussa is founded in Frankfurth as Deutsche Gold und Silber Scheideanstalt
- Jonhatan Sprague Bard join Mabie Todd that becomes Mabie Todd & Bard
- Patent US-135118, applied in 1873, by John A. Holland, John Holland Pen Company. Improvement in writing-pens.