The artisanal sister company to leading pen manufacturer Pilot, Namiki produces hand-crafted Urushi, Maki-e, and limited edition pens of exceptional beauty and craftsmanship. The Nippon Art Collection offers an introduction to Maki-e at an affordable price, while the Yukari and Yukari Royale Collections offer hand-painted designs of increasing size, beauty, and complexity. The Emperor Collection showcases intriciate Maki-e motifs on superbly-crafted eyedropper-filler pens - the release of each new limited edition Emperor is a major event in the fountain pen world.