WE SHIP WITH FEDEX (EXPRESS) & SHIPPING
IS FREE ABOVE 150 EURO (TOYO STEEL EXCLUDED)
Skip to content
€ 380.00 Regular price
Unit price
per 

YSTUDIO - Classic Renaissance YAKIHAKU Rollerball Pen

Stock
ystudio collaborates with Rakugei, a traditional foil art workshop in Japan, to create another unique piece.

Two editions are presented in this crafts series: “Heritage” edition and “Reborn” edition. Ancient Unryūhaku - discovered in a Japanese city called Kanazawa by the founder of Rakugei and grandfather of Kohei Murata before the Second World War – is used for “Heritage” edition. Since the original technique used in ancient Unryūhaku has scarcely documented, Murata family has been devoted to reviving this mysterious silver foil since the post-war period. Around half a century ago, they successfully created their version of Unryūhaku which is used in the “Reborn” edition of ystudio’s Unryūhaku pen.

Each edition has its unique beauty: “Heritage” edition is more dark-toned, intensifying the glittering vein-like pattern of aged foil while the one used in “Reborn” edition reveals a subtle pale gold luster as if joyfully celebrating the revitalizing of tradition.

Artist:
Mr. Kohei Murata, the owner of Rakugei and the third generation successor of his family-owned foil technique, started to learn the "Flat foil" technique form his father while studying in university. Since then, Mr. Murata had won many awards in traditional craftsmanship.
Material

Brass, Silver Foil technique

Size & Weight

Size:
9.7 x 11 x 130 (mm)
3.82 x 0.43 x 5.12 (inch)

Weight:
38 (grams)
1.34 (ounces)

Refill

Schmidt - 5888F Rollerball Refill (Black)
Standard Rollerball Pen Refill

Made in

Taiwan / Japan

Any questions?

Chat with us! (bottom left)

Carbon-neutral shipping with Shopify Planet
Carbon-neutral shipping on all orders

International (Express) Shipping

We ship with FedEx from our Amsterdam office and try to do so daily. International shipping rates vary by country and range from €5.95 to €14.95.

Chat with us

Any questions? Just let us know. You can reach out to us via chat (bottom-left corner), e-mail or via our contact form.

Secure Payment

We accept payments from: Amex, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, PayPal, Apple Pay, Google Pay and many more.

Availability