"Hyomon" technique was used for Nakaya pen for the first time. A craftsman cut sliver board in Phoenix's shape and pasted to the barrel.
After painting the lacquer on the whole several times , a craftsman paint Roiro urushi lacquer ware, one more ctaftsman of Chinkin technique engraves in some shapes of Phoenix by a chisel. Hyomon technique exists from old, however it is very difficult to set a silver board to the curved surface so that we do not see this technique except for the artworks which has a flat surface such as a tray , a box etc. We used a special body as base model which has flat both ends for this artwork. The total length with a cap (nib side) is 160mm.
Price: 9,500$ The ascending dragon is the symbol of the growing life from now, the descending dragon finished training at the heaven and got the dragon ball and bacome "Blue dragon". After that the dragon is said to have descended once again become a guardian of the earth.For those who spend a great force for the future life , the ascending dragon may be suitable. On the other hand, the Descending dragon is considered for a person who already has a social status, we thought. and made it gold foli. (we call it gold leaf).
Price: 900$ By heaping up the urushi lacquer to a cap itself to be a rolloing stopper called the Dorsal fin model, we received an order by the populer Aka-Tame-nuri fifnish. This shapes is Dorsal Fin version 1 model. (The only cap has a rolling stopper.) )The edge of "fin" has a beautiful Tame-nuri . Also the shape of a cap looks like the unoque crescent when we put it horizontaly down and became a unique design. This artwork is Tame-nuri , not Tame-sukashi ,so it does not belong in Tame-sukashi of this corner,but you can add some motif to be Tame-Sukashi work.Gold zo-gan inlaying of the grip part is optional. An additonal fee will be charged for it.
Price: 800$ Based on shiro(white)-Tame painting on the Piccolo model, we rolled strings on a cap and a barrel. Traditionally, a craftsman rolled cloth on a ball to increase it's strength. We used this method for design.
Price: 650$ Since the final (top) coating of Urushi lacquer ware is not a parfectly transparent color, the color of each artwork is not clear at first moment. However, we made gentle and blight bule as below. You can also set silver color trims and nibs as you want.
Price: 1,000$ The atomic number 22 is Titanium.Titanium is high strength materials ,but not many products has ever been produced because of it's hardness to produce. We Nakaya made our Piccolo model by Titanium and try something from now. The total weight of this pen is 60 grams. Be careful. The exclusive package could be checked on the last picture below. (A paulonia wooden box: $28. A pen pouch : $20.)
Price: 750$ We made this version following a populer model "Negoro style". A craftsman expose the base intentionally after putting on a cloth and fix by Urushi lacquer ware. Now we Nakaya receive a order a similer model in blue color looks like jeans. You can also see the 1st model of Negoro in the 4th picture.
Price: 900$ We made this version following a populer model "Negoro style". A craftsman expose the base intentionally after putting on a cloth and fix by Urushi lacquer ware. One customer required to make it from the image of Oribe-Yaki pottery (blue Oribe) -- A traditional artwork in Japan. You can also see the 1st model of Negoro and so on at this same corner.
Price: 900$ We made this version following a populer model "Negoro style" . A craftsman exposes the base intentionally after putting on a cloth and fix by Urushi lacquer ware. This artwork was made from rare Shiro (white)-tame nuri base in order to express right brown color and a quality of a Dutch buffalo's corner. You can also see the 1st model of Negoro and so on at this same corner.
Price: 1,300$ We put a cloth for whole body of pen and polish up to expose the surface of cloth. Silver color we use this time is tin. A base model is 1mm bigger diameter of ordinal Caigar long size and about 1mm further bigger because of rolling clothes.
Price: 1,500$ We mix albumen etc. into Urushi lacquer ware to make strong viscosity. After that we made a special comb and scratches the Urushi surface to express waves. Each one is different result because of this process. We showed a few wave patterns and admired by many customers like Hatoh and the Whale and wave.
Price: 750$ Jidai means an era. We Nakaya are not sure where this name came from. This technique is a kind of 'Negoro Nuri ('Nuri' means painting). A craftsman paints the base in Shu (vermillion) color by a stapula. After that , he paints in black Urushi on the base and polishes (Togi process in Japanese.) black layer is showing the red color base. Contrary to the barrel, a black Urushi is for the base, layer above is Shu color for a grip section, A craftsman expose the base intentionally by this process.
Price: 1,250$ We slightely removed gold plate on a clip intentionally to express "Wabi" taste. A color will change to oldish atomosphere day by day.
Price: 1,150$ Desk Pen base. We rolled strings to the curved body.
Price: 1,150$ Piccolo base. We called it Hichiriki, the anciant whistle.
Price: 1,500$ Starling sillver rings are set one by one on the pen barrel. You can set colored stone at the top and the bottom on a cap and a barrel. (Stones are shown on Page 5.) From the left, Moon stone, Blue Topaz, Peridot , Citrine, Garnet, Amethyst, and Iolite. Color stones above are for the cap (6mm ; $120), below are for the barrel (4mm ; $80). Please have a look at this artwork as well as this new artwork.
Price: 2,900$ Started from a trial model, this "Chain Mail" work is followed by many customers. Pictures below are mounted two colored stones (Citrine) on both side of the body. ($200 add for two stones.)
Price: 2,500$ We made the latest work "Spiral knit" following "Chain Mail" model. Pictures below are mounted two colored stones (blue topaz)on both side of the body. ($200 add for two stones.)
Price: 1,500$ Starling sillver rings are set one by one on the pen barrel. You can set colored stone at the top and the bottom on a cap and a barrel.
Price: 1,200$ A diamond of the highest grade is set in the tip of the cap. A single high quality diamond adds subtle grace at all times, even when you are unaware. This is perfect for adult formal occassions. Specifications: Barrel: Ebonite. The base shape for the body is a Nakaya Equilibrium model. Stone: One natural diamond is imbedded. Carat: 0.1ct. Clarity: VS class. Color: G or F. Cut: near g excellent is selected carefully. As above, Nakaya use the diamond the same grade as the material which is used for the rings therefore it shines very much. Clip: 18K YG (yellow gold). Nib: Two tone, Rhodium plating on 14K gold with traditional heart shaped air vent hole. US $800.00
Price: 1,600$ The barrel of this pen has been made to fit the newly designed rolling stopper. The pen has been made in the image of a sword with thread wound around the body above the black hairline and finished in dark gray silver.The silver that has been painted on changes color with time.You can see an image of the pen with the Small Sword rolling stopper here.