Platinum Izumo Fountain Pen - Akatame Red
The Izumo is a large pen made of ebonite with an urushi lacquer coating. This Akatame model features a red undercoating which will expose itself with use. The 18kt gold President nib is available in Fine, Medium, or Broad nib widths.
The history of Urushi lacquer goes back to the Stone Age. The timeless art of Urushi has for centuries has brought to life the intricate depth of Japanese history and culture. 'NURI (Urushi coating) has many coating techniques. Tamenuri (Urushi lacquer) has many processes. All processes have been performed by traditional experienced craftsman. A vivid beautiful urushi lacquer finish will be increased in beauty over time, you can be proud of Urushi lacquer fountain pen. This urushi fountain pen will outlast the original owner by many generations and passed on for each succeeding generation to enjoy.
The pen comes packaged in a luxurious wood presentation box, and includes both the converter to use with bottled ink and a cartridge to get you started right away!