AP Limited Editions “The Apprentice” Urushi Nashiji-nuri Fountain Pen
Nashijinuri is the name of a technique used in Urushi Lacquer Art where traditionally, Gold powder was mixed with Urushi pigments to create a surface that resembled the Japanese pear. The Nashiji Black by AP Limited Editions uses very fine, beautiful pieces of Abalone to finish this fine writing instrument in the technique of Nashijinuri.
AP Limited Editions presents The Mosaics, a contemporary rendition of an ancient form of surface decoration found across the world. Mosaic Art evolved from the earliest periods of Greek and Roman history to create a fascinating and diverse style of figurative, floral, geometric and abstract patterns.
AP Limited Editions presents its collectors and writers with a new collection called The Apprentice. These pens come fitted with 18K Gold nibs and are special editions that are released each year in limited quantity.
Urushi is the luxurious sap that is found in the Urushi tree, native to Japan. The Urushi Lacquer Art collection includes fountain pens and roller ball pens in different colors, textures and finishes of Japanese Urushi Lacquer. These pens are offered in The Apprentice series in Fountain pens fitted with 18K Gold nibs and Roller Ball pens.