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Pensinasia - Fine Writing Instruments
Pensinasia is a collection of more than a decade of pens, fine writing instruments, and limited edition collectables. Over the past years, I have painstakingly detailed and photographed each pen I have owned, recording down every minute detail within this website. If you are a pen lover like me, you will find Pensinasia to be your definite source of knowledge to fountain pens.

Namiki Limited Edition 2021 Yukari Maki-e Tanuki Raccoon Dog Fountain Pen

Pilot is happy to introduce the 2021 Namiki Limited Edition fountain pen: Tanuki (Japanese Raccoon Dog)

Tanuki are said to be talisman because they bring prosperity and good luck. These legendary creatures are significant in Japanese folklore, art and sculptures throughout history and is reputed to be mischievous and joyful. Tanuki are an important figure to business owners because Tanuki welcome prosperity with the figure’s 8 essential attributes, which are called the "8 blessings":

  1. Straw hat (protects from hard times)
  2. Striking moon eyes (attentiveness to customers)
  3. Happy face (joyful life & friendly customer service)
  4. Round belly (calm & thoughtful decision making)
  5. Flask of sake (virtue)
  6. Accounting ledger (confidence & conviction)
  7. Impressive tail (balance & strength)
  8. Large scrotum (financial luck)

The Limited Edition Namiki fountain pens are made in limited quantity every year. Tanuki will only have 300 pieces available worldwide. Each pen is carefully crafted and engraved with the traditional Namiki number and artisan signature. Designed and produced by the celebrated artisan group Kokkokai (國光會), Tanuki comes with a #10 18 karat gold nib with rhodium accents that features the customary Mount Fuji illustration. The Yukari fills via cartridge/converter (a CON-70 is included), and comes packaged in an elegant presentation box with a signature card and instruction card included.


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