|Sailor Ebony and Iron woods fountain pen|
The Sailor Ebony woods and Ironwoods, untreated, in it original form.
The materials iteself reminded us of our journey in life. Life is full of up and down. During down time, we need to be strong, and during the up time, we share the joy with others.
The demand for ebony keep increasing because they are use to make a wide varity of items, including luxury funitures and musical instruments.
In order to meet the demand, many manufactures and supplier had turn to use ebonized woods. It is an imitation of real ebony which uses inexpensive wood that had been stained black.
One way to identify ebonized woods is by the grain, weight and mottle.
Both the Sailor Ebony and iron woods are raw. One can feel the woods itself and even smell the wood scents.
The size of these pens are similar to the Sailor Sapporo. Like the Sailor Sapporo, it come with a 14K nib.