Exellent Maki-e Urushi Lacquer Fountain Pen Yamanaka lacquer Fuji Cherry Japan
Size : 137 mm (5.39 inch) 15mm (0.59 inch). Origin : made in japan / yamanaka lacquerware. Craft : manabu nishimura -- maki-e-shi / maki-e artistspecialist in lacquer decoration using metal powders. Ink : cartridge type ohto fcr-6 ink is used in this item so please use the same standard ink for replacement. The nib is steel(gold plated) finishing. It is made in europe so it is fine internationally and it is middle fine in japan. Clip : sk material (carbon tool steel). It is the beginning of yamanaka lacquer ware craft that people from the artisan group who moved to around yamanaka onsen in search of good materials in the 16th century. In the first half of the 19th century, painting techniques and mural painting techniques were incorporated, and the foundation of the present beautiful yamanaka takamagi was built.