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MAKI-E FOUNTAIN PEN
Beauty in Bespoke. Japan's Traditional Masterpiece.
Japanese alphabets are known for their complexity and beauty. They have been around as early as 4th Century when brushes were used in writing as well as painting.
Such letters are what refined 2 traditional art craft in Japan: calligraphy and lacquer coating.
SAILOR's hand-crafted fountain pen with YAMADA HEIANDO's sparkling lacquer coating.
As the masterpiece of exclusive craftsmanship this fountain pen resembles Japanese aesthetics in the best quality.
About YAMADA HEIANDO: We are Proud Purveyor of Lacquerware to JAPANESE IMPERIAL HOUSEHOLD.
In Special Collaboration with SAILOR FOUNTAIN PEN
Founded in 1911 Sailor is the first Japanese fountain pen brand to create a 14k gold nib. They are famous especially for their beautiful nibs that offer smooth writability.
All their fountain pens and nibs are hand-crafted by their exclusive craftsmen. They have numbers of traditional techniques that no other brand can introduce.
Quintessence of Traditional Techniques in Pursuit of Quality.
Sparkling MAKI-E Gilding with Ultrafine Gold Powders.
URUSHI Lacquer Coating Highly Rare and 100% Ecological.
Black from Nature
The deep black colour is made by blending clear URUSHI lacquer with mineral-based pigments.
All fountain pens come in a wooden box made to order.
Original engraving. As a proof of authenticity we put YAMADA HEIANDO and Sailor's names around the cap.
● Made in Japan
● Trusted since 1919