The Platinum Izumo fountain pen in Bombay Black Wood Tagayasan Gloss is a larger sized model made of Bombay wood. This pen features a gloss finish. The smooth 18k gold nib and gold-plated trim perfectly accent the sleek lines and rich color of the Izumo.
To prevent any change in the wood, Platinum dries this wood for 20 days ensure any water from the wood has been removed. The craftsmen finish and grind these wood parts by hand. You will be able to feel the warmth of the wood in your hand. The name Tagayasan, Bombay Black Wood, comes from the meaning 'that which is as hard as a 'Sword of Iron'. This material originates in Asia, where it is used for furniture ,interior decoration wood, hard wooden sticks, and wooden sword because of the hardness of the wood.
The Platinum Izumo fountain pen comes packaged in a luxurious wood presentation box, and includes both the proprietary converter to use with bottled ink and a cartridge to get you started right away!