AP Limited Editions “The Apprentice” Urushi Yamabuki Fountain Pen
Please note that the pic below shows a two toned nib, however these now come with a solid colored nib.
The unique Golden Yellow hue of Urushi Lacquer on this fine writing instrument is aptly named Yamabuki, or Japanese Yellow Rose. Urushi is the sap of the Urushi tree, native to Japan and has an opaque translucency to it. It can be mixed with natural pigments to produce only a select set of colors like Yellow, Black, Red, Brown and Green.
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.