Most of the Namiki Zodiac maki-e pens were painted by new artisan with only a few by the older artisan. This Namiki Zodiac Dragon is one of the few. It is painted by Masaru Hayashi-san.
We are two and half months away from Lunar New Year, and counting down.
Other Dragon theme fountain pens:
1. Caran d'Ache Dragon Limited Edition
2. Cross - 2012 Year of The Dragon
3. THINK - Bruce Lee Limited Edition
4. Montegrappa ICONS Dragon Limited Edition
5. Krone - Forbidden City - Emperor Qianlong
6. Parker Duofold Dragon Maki-e Limited Edition