Update to International Airmail Services
Due to the recent cyber attack on Royal Mail's International service hub all overseas orders are currently being fulfilled by Deutsche Post Global Mail. For time-sensitive orders please consider using a FedEx service. - more info
Five Lucky Bats' fountain pen features five bats that brings five kinds of luck: wealth, health and mindfulness, virtue and grace
Traditional Japanese Maki-e techniques
Four leaf clover motif on the clip
Limited to 123 individually-numbered pieces worldwide
18 carat, two-tone gold nib
Presented in a traditional paulownia wood Japanese pen box
The Maki-e technique is a traditional Japanese art of decorating metal and wood with lacquer or paint. This Limited Edition Maki-e pen pays homage to the traditional craft of Taka-Maki-e, which combines techniques such as raden and kirigane. Bats are associated with luck and good fortune in both China and Japan and this very special Limited Edition 'Five Lucky Bats' fountain pen features five bats, as well as a four leaf clover motif on the clip to add luck. The lucky bats motif is a symbol that brings five kinds of luck: wealth, health and mindfulness, virtue and grace as well as to die without worry or regret.
The Limited Edition 'Five Lucky Bats' is limited to an edition of 123 pieces worldwide. Each fountain pen features an 18 carat, two-tone gold nib and is presented in a special traditional Japanese pen box made of paulownia wood.