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AGJ Original Maki-e Fountain pen #36 "Party for Skeletons" Sailor King of Pen Ebonite Sparkling Togidashi Taka Maki-e Kyoto Japan

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This AGJ original Maki-e Fountain pen is made by famous Kyoto Maki-e Artisan "Sarusuberi".
This pen is only one in the world. You can not find it anywhere.
Kyoto Maki-e is the best known Maki-e technique in Japan.
This is original Maki-e fountain pen based on Sailor fountain pen, King of Pen.

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Fire ball: Togidashi Maki-e
Coat gold powder with colored lacquer(Urushi)

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Fire ball: Togidashi Maki-e
Coat gold powder with colored lacquer(Urushi)

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Plate: Hira Maki-e
Plate: Make a base with ombre-sprinkled gold powder and an outline with gold line
Fish ribs: Silver powder

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Tray/Sake bottle/Sake cup: Hira Maki-e
Outside of Tray: Gold powder
Inside of Tray: Coat gold powder with vermilion urushi
Sake bottle: Silver powder
Sake cup: Gold powder

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Skeleton: Taka Maki-e
Platinum powder
Japanese towel: Taka Maki-e
Coat with purple urushi
(Outside: Gold powder , Inside: Silver powder)

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Skeleton: Hira Maki-e
Gold powder

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Folding Japanese Fan(Sensu): Hira Maki-e
Gold powder

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Fire ball: Togidashi Maki-e
Coat gold powder with colored lacquer(Urushi)
Tree branches: Hira Maki-e
Gold powder
Strings: Hira Maki-e
Silver powder

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Samisen guitar: Taka Maki-e, Hira Maki-e
Leather: Coat gold powder by white urushi
Plectrum: Gold powder
Body: Coat gold powder with Bengara urushi

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Skeleton: Taka Maki-e
Platinum powder
Strings: Hira Maki-e
Gold powder

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Samisen guitar: Taka Maki-e
Neck: Coat gold powder with Bengara urushi
Thread spool: Silver powder


[How to do Maki-e]
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i. Gold Powder on background

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ii. Coat Fireballs with color urushi

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iii. Coat Backgorund

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iv. Burnish Background

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v. Raise with charcoal powder

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vi. Sprinkle gold powder on small dining table

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vii. Urushi lacquer on Skeleton

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viii. Platinum powder on Skeleton

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ix. Complete


[What is Maki-e technique?]
    Hira Maki-e
  1. Urushi lacquer
  2. Sprinkle Gold powder, Seikin: Alloy of Gold, Silver powder, Hirame and so on
  3. Coated by Uwazuri and Black urushi
  4. Polish by polishing and grindstone powders
    Togidashi Maki-e (Mainly used for finishing evenly the background)
  1. Urushi lacquer
  2. Sprinkle Gold powder, Seikin: Alloy of Gold, Silver powder, Hirame and so on
  3. Coated thickly by Nashiji and Black urushi
  4. Burnished the urushi lacquer by charcoal
  5. Polish by polishing and grindstone powders
  • When coarse gold/silver/Hirame/Seikin powders are sprinkled, put a luster by burnished.
  • After togidashi maki-e, Togidashi Hira maki-e is decorated Hira maki-e on togidashi maki-e.
  • After togidashi maki-e, Togidashi Taka maki-e is decorated Taka maki-e on togidashi maki-e.
  • Burnishing is needed when coarse powders are sprinkled.
    Taka Maki-e
  1. The design is created using urushi lacquer
  2. Sprinkle charcoal/Silver powders to raise the layer
  3. Dry
  4. Spread urushi twice to make the layer thicker
  5. Sprinkle gold/silver/Hirame/Seikin powders
  6. Coat by Urushi
  7. Burnish
  8. Polish
  • Charcoal powder: Show a soft feeling
  • Silver powder: Feel solid

[Description]
Name:Party for Skeletons #36
Maki-e Artist:Sarusuberi
Technique:Togidashi Taka Maki-e
Origin:Kyoto, Japan
Nib:Bicolor 21K Gold
Nib size:Medium
(If you like other nib size, please let us know.)
Size:20mm(Dia.) x 153.5mm
weight:34g
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