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Namiki Emperor Sailing Boat Limited Edition
Voyage Of Excellence
Namiki Emperor Sailing Boat Limited Edition is an exquisite artifact of consummate excellence from the merchant trade ships bearing the official authorization by the Bakufu Government to leave Japan and trade overseas. The motif of Shuin Sen Vessels is the best of Japanese, Chinese and European shipbuilding technologies of those times. [caption id="attachment_3871" align="alignright" width="150"] Close up view of Namiki Sailing Boat Fountain Pen barrel[/caption] Presenting the Namiki Emperor Sailing Boat Limited Edition Fountain Pen with time honored Japanese Maki-e technique on the pen. Togidashi maki-e technique, the highest form of Japanese maki-e technique decorates the sailing boat motif with a charcoal burnish effect of golden mellow and jim maki-e are evident on the barrel and cap which gave the pen the golden glitter. Completing the sailing boat with a high relief is the taka-maki-e which creates the 3 dimensional effect. Only 73 pieces of Namiki Emperor Sailing Boat Limited Edition Fountain Pens were made which comes complete with certificate and ink bottle. Suitable as a gift to wish someone a great voyage ahead. View this pen at Elephant & Coral or email@example.com for more information.
Namiki is the surname of Ryosuke Namiki, the founder of the Pilot, named Namiki Manufacturing Company until 1938 when it became Pilot Pen Co., Ltd.. The brand name Namiki came to fame in the early 20th Century when Dunhill retailed in the west the Maki-e pens produced by Pilot under the brand Dunhill-Namiki. This partnership has continued to the present day (occasionally Namiki makes a Limited Edition for Dunhill) although Namiki has always been owned by Pilot.
The premium Namiki ranges include the Emperor Collection, Yukari Royale, and Yukari Collection, and this is the brand used by Pilot to sell their the high valued Maki-e pens worldwide.