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  • Sailor Pro Gear Slim Fountain Pen - Princess Shirotae
  • Sailor Pro Gear Slim Fountain Pen - Princess Shirotae

Sailor Pro Gear Slim Fountain Pen - Princess Shirotae

Sailor was established in 1911 by Kyugoro Sakata, becoming Japan’s first fountain pen company. Since then Sailor has achieved many firsts within Japan and the world such as developing the first Japanese ballpoint pen in 1948 and coining the word “cartridge.” They have also received the honor of being visited by Imperial Prince Hirohito in 1926. Now, Sailor is well known for their beautiful, high-quality resin Pro Gear fountain pens and multiple ink series that are enjoyed by enthusiasts at various stages of the fountain pen hobby.

DETAILS

  • Capped 4.9", Posted 5.6", Uncapped 4.3"
  • The Princess Raden collection is inspired by the princesses of Japanese fairytales. There was once a giant white carp, larger than a human being, and it would always disappear mysteriously from the marsh at the end of iris season. The carp was actually Princess Shirotae, who had thrown herself into the marsh after failing to avenge her father's death. 
  • 14K Rhodium Plated Gold Nib

  • Made of PMMA Resin with designs applied using Mother of Pearl Raden and Yuubi Maki-e techniques on both barrel and cap.

  • Includes 2 Sailor ink cartridges in Black and 1 Sailor Ink Converter

  • Available in Fine, Medium Fine, and Medium nib sizes 
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