2012,01,16
A brush pen from Akashiya of Nara, that was founded 380 years ago, wrapped with Japanese washi paper from Mino
Yu Nakagawa
Calligraphy pen
Calligraphy brush making is one of the areas of expertise that has been handed down for 1200 years in Nara. These are ink pens that produce calligraphy-like strokes, made by a traditional craftsman of the Akashiya ink brush manufacturer in Nara. The main body is decorated with paper carrying traditional Komon patterns used in Kimono.