Sailor fountain pen. Lacquered and inlaid with mother of pearl in butterfly motifs. Signed by the lacquer artist. 21 K H-B nib. With slip case. Related keyword: maki-e.
From the collection of Horst Rechelbacher. Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda, used and loved his pens as tools of his trade, using them to run his company and write his books. Rechelbacher used his company and books to pioneer the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics, permanently altering the beauty industry. The acquisition of this pen creates a concrete connection between the owner and one of America’s greatest entrepreneurs.
Condition: Has been inked; some surface wear.
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