The Lion is one of the most menacing creatures of the Natural World. Found in Northwest India and south of the Sahara in Africa, the ‘King of the Jungle’ is renowned and respected for its raw power and awesome strength and bravery. It also has a highly regal appearance
Sailor Pen is proud to release a special edition of only 28 fountain pens dedicated to this magnificent beast.
The maki-e artist, Mr. Koushu Nishihara, has created this masterpiece using many traditional maki-e and Urushi decoration techniques, including mother of pearl inlay (very special turban shell) on the cap. The artist has created the atmosphere on the Prairie and the vitality of life and pride is embodied into the design – especially the eyes!
The pen is fitted with the famous Nagahara ‘Cross Point’ nib – a tribute to the King of the jungle.
Sailor Pen is dedicated to producing the most elegant and desirable Writing Instruments obtainable. Since 1911 Sailor Pen maintains the long heritage of quality and technical excellence and perfection.
The pens and nibs are made exclusively in Sailor´s own factory in Hiroshima Japan using the best quality materials available. Sailor pens are regarded to many as the best writing instruments available in the world.
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