Presenting the Sailor Bespoke King of Pen Ebonite Iro-Miyabi Fountain Pens are adorned with a King of Pen 21k gold nib with gold-plated trim. Iro-miyabi Series Available in a Red, Green, Blue and Ivory, each pen is made of ebonite using a traditional Ishime-nuri lacquer technique which enables its surface to be roughened to represent the appearance of stones. This magnificent process was originally developed in the Nara and Heian era as a symbol of wealth among the aristocracy and as a symbol of gods and Buddha.After several months for the lacquer to dry, it is repeatedly coated with other different kinds of lacquer to create a masterpiece made with much care. Packaged in a beautiful paulownia box that is extremely suited for the storage of lacquer products. It is complemented by the addition of a Sanada-strap which is commonly used in the Japanese tea ceremony. Included is cleaning cloth, two black ink cartridges and a converters (installed in the body) and an instructional manual.
Length with cap posted: 16.3cm
Length with cap closed: 14.3cm
Central Circumference: 5.1cm
System: Fountain pen uses Sailor ink cartridge or converter
Nib type: 21K nib
Conditions: New in box with original international warranty and packaging