AP Limited Editions "Splendors of the Orient" Fountain Pen
"AP Limited Editions presents Splendors of the Orient, one of the finest features in Maki-e and Raden craft ever produced, a grand work of art that salutes the unparalleled mastery of one of our favorite Maki-e artists.
This masterpiece displays inlay of the tiniest pieces of varied colors of mother of pearl that are precisely placed into geometric patterns in perfect precision and synergy adorned with 18 karat Gold powders and exquisite patterns of colored Urushi.
Solid and striking, precise and perfect, Splendors of the Orient is an immutable testimony to the vast potential of the artistry of Maki-e and the spectacular skill of the Maki-e shi."
The Splendors of the Orient is AP Limited Editions' most ambitious creation thus far. It is a large eyedropper fountain pen from the Maki-e Connoisseur Series. It has been authored by world-renowned Maki-e artist: Kosetsu San, also known as Tatsuya Todo.
This pen is a marvel in Maki-e with the very highest levels of Maki-e technique on the pen.