The Pilot Ishime is a hand-lacquered urushi fountain pen. The word “Ishime” is roughly translated to “stone path” which is represented on the cap and barrel as the design is hand drawn into the wet lacquer.
The Maki-e technique is called “Kawari-nuri meaning “unique painting” which is applied to a brass barrel and available in four colors: black, navy, burgundy, and hunter green.
The Pilot Ishime comes fitted with a #10 size nib made from 18k gold available in fine, medium, and broad widths.
Includes Pilot CON-70 converter and one Pilot ink cartridge.