Sailor is celebrating its 5th anniversary of the The Shikiori Pen series by with this reflective new design inspired by a grain of rice. Sailor 1911 Shikiori 5th Anniversary “Minori” (meaning bountiful harvest in Japanese) depicts the colors in rice paddies whose colors changes throughout the seasons, with the soft reflection of a blue sky in the body, the green of growing rice shown on the section. With the golden sunshine glinting off of the water at sundown captured in the cap. These intricate details come together in the shape of a grain of rice, and are complimented by brilliant gold ion-plated accents with a 14K gold Medium-Fine nib.
The fountain pen comes in a set, with a 20mL bottle of color-changing ink. This ink writes dark green and then becomes more hazel-colored as it dries, depicts the life cycle of rice as it grows and then eventually returns to the earth.
Length with cap posted: 15 cm
Length with cap closed: 13.5cm
Central circumference: 3.9 cm
System: Fountain pen uses Sailor ink cartridge or converter
Nib type: 14K Medium Fine nib only.
Conditions: New in box with original international warranty and packaging