The stunning Galaxy Starlight is an exceptional example of Taka Maki-e workmanship. The sparkling design contrasts beautifully on the dark background, showcasing the work of Kaga maki-e artist Sohkou Ooshita, who skillfully handcrafts the pens through several months of work.
The taka maki-e technique involves applying several dozen types of gold and silver powders over urushi, resulting in designs of varying heights.
The Takisansui sports an 18K Gold nib and arrives in an elegant paulownia wood box with a pen sleeve and a bottle of ink.
Nib Material: 18K Gold
Filling Mechanism: Cartridge, Converter (Included)