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  • Gold fishes (Telescopes) [no.16001]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    Gold fishes (Telescopes) by "Aka-tame-aka-sukashi" - Nuri-hanshi - technique
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  • Ascending Dragon [no.16002]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    Same method as "friendly gold fishes". The motif is from “Ohkyo Maruyama” who is a very famouse Japanese artist during Edo era.(1800’s) It takes two months to complete this design.
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  • Bird and beast [no.16003]
    Price: US$1,300

    Price: US$1,300
    A very famous N'Birds and beasts caricature chart' of Kyoto Kouzan-ji (World Heritage registration in 1994) warehouse is produced as a motif through N'Aka(red)-tame-sukashi' technique. This product is a heart warming gift from a husband to his wife. We have many inquiries for the motif of N'Birds and beasts caricature chart'. This time, the N'tame-sukashi' technique is finsihed very finely. The converter too is decorated with "Rabbit" in Maki-e. N
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  • Lovely rabbits by N'Chojyu giga-zu' [no.16004]
    Price: US$1,800

    Price: US$1,800
    A rabbit husband and wife has been expressed by a customer's idea based on "Chojyu-giga" pictures. We introduce sketches of this fountain pen and a converter, a rabbit right side is wihe and the left side is husband look at the moon in gentle atompsphere. This is the first model of mixture of 2 techniques refer to Tame-nuri. A pair of rabbits has been done by N'Tame-sukashi' which is under the layer, a cloud of moon has been done by N'Yakoh-nuri' which is over the layer. This owner can only have a good time to change the color of these techniques. The Maki-e converter is extra charge.
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  • Cat [no.16006]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    A famous Japanese actress who is also talented as a writer, requested Nakaya to express her lovely cat through N'Aka(red)-tame-sukashi' maki-e technique. The cat has a lovely tail with four stripes which you can see on the barrel of the pen and a few footprints on the cap. Nakaya is very proud to finish it pefectly.
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  • Owl [no.16008]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    The best selling product of Nakaya is Wajima Urushi nuri (lacquer ware) "Aka-tame-aka"(reddish red) finishingand "Kuro-tame(blackish red)" finishing. This pen is expressed N'Owl' under the layer of these "tame-nuri"(pool lacquer ware) method. Since the motif is expressed under the layer, you cannot see the motif clearly at first. But the Urushi lacquer ware as top coating will be clear day by day so that main motif will be getting clearer.
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  • Puppy [no.16009]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    The motif of the model is "Puppy".
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  • Cat2 [no.16010]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    The motif of the model Cat which someone has cherished. On the cap, you can see leg marks of the cat.
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  • Friendly Gold fishes [no.16011]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500

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  • Large Dragonfly [no.16012]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500

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  • The holy Mother and the Son [no.16014]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A person concerned "O.C" (Ordo fratrum Beata Virginis Maria de monte Carmelo; a Christian ,Catholicism religious order) required Nakaya to make by "Shobu (purple) -sukashi " technique. A very gentle face of Mary holds Christ by a delicate lines and elegant. N'Each lines are drawn under the layer in gold, so, the motif will be blighter day by day. Nakaya is very proud to finish it pefectly. If you are interested in this motif, please let me know to Nakaya. for approval.
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  • Shobu tame-Sukashi "Bamboo" Desk Pen version [no.16015]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    A former motif "A Bamboo by silver powder" by a former technque "Shobu (purple) tame-sukashi" was ordered by a customer.
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  • "Acsending Dragon"(Desk pen version) [no.16016]
    Price: US$2,500

    Price: US$2,500
    A very populer N'Aka Tame Sukashi Acsending Dragon" has been made for a desk pen set. A coiling dragon with long barrel matches well and a shape of trumpet, flat shape of stand are different feeling for each Maki-e. Some clouds are described on a flat surface and trumpet. and N'Hochu' (a ball) is described on a grip.
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  • "White Plum tree" by Korin Ogata [no.16017]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    Korin Ogata(1658-1716) ---one of the most famous painters in Edo period. His artworks are called Rinpa ( means Korin sect). A motif is his representative work "Hakubai (white plum" by Tame-sukashi technique.)
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  • Two layers tame-sukashi "Tower landscapes" [no.16018]
    Price: US$2,400

    Price: US$2,400
    Chinese towers and landscapes (楼閣山水図) by two layers tame-sukashi technique. A taste like the Indian ink drawing. A motif on the converter is a man who put on the ancient Chinese uniform. The Maki-e converter is extra charge.
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  • Ascending Dragon Ⅰ (Aao-tame) [no.16019]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    This is the artwork made by special Urushi lacquer ware developed first time in the world. Originally, Urushi lacquer ware is brownish color so that the result became darker color by all means. A Heki-Tame sukashi Dragon so far is also transparament feelings was ruined. However, we could finish the original color of "Heki (blue-green") faithfully by this Urushi. Of course, each lines of motif will be clear day by day same as former Tame-Sukashi works. As you know, "Seiryu" is one of four gods and protects the east direction. "Seiryu" means the "Blue Dragon" in Chinese letter but true color is green or blueish green matches with the color of this artwork.
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  • Hannya Shinkyo [no.16020]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    The "Hannya Syinkyo"* had done by Tame-Sukashi technique on a pen barrel by a foreign customer. On the "Aka-tame" surface, a craftsmen describe a kanji character in gold color. Sometimes we recieve the order for not only "Kanji" character like this, but also "hira-kana". *Hannya Shinkyo ---- A very populer sutra in Japan of Buddism
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  • A Feather [no.16021]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    A order from European customer by Kuro(black)-Tame Sukashi. The lower side of a feather coils from a cap to the barrel.
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  • White Tiger [no.16022]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    We made Biyakko (a white tiger) by Shobu (purple) tame-Sukashi technique.
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  • Shishin(four Gods), "Seiryu"(Blue Dragon) [no.16023]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A famous 四神 (Shishin) were expressed by four colors of Tame-sukashi technique. Four Gods are the special creature which protect four direction. Seiryu (blue dragon) is the East, Suzaku (red bird ) is the South, Biyakko (white tiger) is the West ,and Genbu (black turtle) is the North. Pictures below is one of them. Seiryu (blue dragon) by heki tame-sukashi technique. The base model is Cigar long size. Please have a look at other god's pen; Biyakko(tiger) , Suzaku(bird), and Genbu (turtle). The last one is four kinds of pens were combined to one picture.(From the left, Genbu, Biyakko, Suzaku and Seiryu). "The East" ,which is protected by the Blue Dragon is expressed in Tenkoku character(Ancient Chinese stamp charactersof 3,000 years ago ) on the grip section.
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  • Shishin(Four Gods), "Suzaku" (Red bird) [no.16024]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A famous 四神 (Shishin) were expressed by four colors of Tame-sukashi technique. Four Gods are the special creature which protect four direction. Seiryu (blue dragon) is the East, Suzaku (red bird ) is the South, Biyakko (white tiger) is the West ,and Genbu (black turtle) is the North. Pictures below is one of them. Suzaku (red bird) by red tame-sukashi technique. The base model is Cigar long size. Please have a look at other god's pen ; Seiryu(dragon) , Genbu( turtle), and Biyakko (tiger). The last one is four kinds of pens were combined to one picture.(From the left, Genbu, Biyakko, Suzaku and Seiryu)."The South" ,which is protected by the Blue Dragon is expressed in Tenkoku character(Ancient Chinese stamp characters of 3,000 years ago) on the grip section.
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  • Shishin(four Gods), "Biyakko" (white tiger) [no.16025]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A famous 四神 (Shishin) were expressed by four colors of Tame-sukashi technique. Four Gods are the special creature which protect four direction. Seiryu (blue dragon) is the East, Suzaku (red bird ) is the South, Biyakko (white tiger) is the West, and Genbu (black turtle) is the North. Pictures below is one of them. Biyakko (white tiger )by white tame-sukashi technique. The base model is Cigar long size. Please have a look at other god's pen ; Seiryu(dragon) , Suzaku(bird), and Genbu (turtle). The last one is four kinds of pens were combined to one picture.(From the left, Genbu, Biyakko, Suzaku and Seiryu)."The West' ,which is protected by the White Tiger is expressed in Tenkoku character(Ancient Chinese stamp characters of 3,000 years ago) on the grip section. N
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  • Shishin(four Gods), "Genbu (Black turtle) [no.16026]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A famous 四神 (Shishin) were expressed by four colors of Tame-sukashi technique. Four Gods are the special creature which protect four direction. Seiryu (blue dragon) is the East, Suzaku (red bird ) is the South, Biyakko (white tiger) is the West ,and Genbu (black turtle) is the North. Genbu this time is Dragon Turtle in ancient China. Pictures below is one of them. Genbu (black tortoice)by black tame-sukashi technique. The base model is Cigar long size. Please have a look at other god's pen ; Seiryu(dragon) , Suzaku(bird), and Biyakko (tiger). The last one(picture No.6) is four kinds of pens were combined to one picture.(From the left, Genbu, Biyakko, Suzaku and Seiryu). Picture No.7 and No.8 are matt surface virsion by new order. Please compare. "The North" ,which is protected by the Black Turtle is expressed in Tenkoku character(Ancient Chinese stamp characters of 3,000 years ago) on the grip section.
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  • Ascending dragon 2(a fierce face) [no.16027]
    Price: US$1,500

    Price: US$1,500
    About one of the most popular item "The dragon" by Tame-Sukashi technique, we changed it's atomosphere for the model this time. A face of the dragon on the former work was a traditional taste, On the other hand, this model is fierce taste mainly for the dragon's face.
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  • The Dragon and the Phoenix [no.16028]
    Price: US$2,600

    Price: US$2,600
    Motives are combination of good fortune such as the Dragon ,the Phoenix, and Clouds. Although Tame-Sukashi technique always express unclearly and this is one of good characters of this technique. However, this work is clear between motives and the background. This depends on motives and requires a long experience.
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  • Fox with 9 tails [no.16029]
    Price: US$2,000

    Price: US$2,000
    This is the order from a customer in Singapore. A motif is 九尾の狐 (the fox with nine tails) which is welknown in China and some countries in Asia. The fox with nine tails is the sign that brings a happy future in China from old times. A base is Neo Regular model and express the motif by Shiro tame-sukashi technique, and 狐火(fire from the fox) on the grip section is done by Shiro-tame kanshitsu surface.
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  • A fox with the harvest moon [no.16030]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    A basic technique is N''Tame-sukashi N'' A base model is the Cigar model portable size.The moon, a fox and its footprint are drawn by Tame-sukashi; Susuki (Japanese silver glass) is drawn by Yakoh-Makie.A customer ordered us to be white for a belly of the fox, so we used silver powders.However, we heaped up a whole body of the fox by shu-ai Urushi after drawing by Tame-sukashi technique for not only a belly is higher than others.
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  • Chinese pond turtle (Reeves' turtle) [no.16031]
    Price: US$1,700

    Price: US$1,700
    A customer asked to use his loving turtles as motif of Nakaya pen.We made it by new Tame-nuri painting in green color.Two male turtles are arranged small on the cap, one female turtle are arranged big on the barrel and drew their own characteristic point by simple expression.Since new green Urushi lacquer is clearer compare to blue one, thus motives, each patterns and lines could be represented sharply.A base model is the Cigar model Portable size (thick body).
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  • Jesus Christ [no.16032]
    Price: US$2,200

    Price: US$2,200
    The motif is from a part of the aged religious picture.We elaborated a technique of Tame-Sukashi in order to adjust a customer’s wish as possible as we can.Whole part is ordinary Tame-Sukashi, we did Nashiji (lacquer with gold-dust surface) by gold powders for the halo and clothes, after that add some details on them. Because face and hair needs very fine drawing lines, craftsman daubed silver over there, drew in black lacquer, and painter Shu-ai Urushi lacquer to the whole part as finishing.We recognized some room for idea still remains for Maki-e and Tame-Sukshi. A base model is the Cigar model Piccolo size.
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  • Two-layered Tame-Sukashi “Bamboo woods”(With two-layered clip) [no.16033]
    Price: US$2,600

    Price: US$2,600
    We are now making the two-layered Tame-Sukashi “Bamboo woods” style fountain pen, which now has almost become our standard product for which we receive orders frequently, in neo-standard model.In this new model, the same Tame-Sukashi technique is used on the clip as well in order to produce a finish that does not interfere with the Maki-e decoration while retaining functionality.
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  • Red-crowned crane [no.16034]
    Price: US$2,500

    Price: US$2,500
    This model features a brace of red-crowned cranes expressed through blue Tame-Sukashi technique.A massive effort went into expressing the true black and white colors of the cranes since the black color would be hardly noticeable if simply drawn on the black barrel.To solve this, we have given graded effect to the silver color so that the shapes of the cranes become clearer.Uses a portable-size, cigar barrel
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  • The Fujin and the Raijin III (The Wind god and the Thunder god III) [no.16035]
    Price: US$3,300

    Price: US$3,300
    The Fujin and the Raijin have been made a stunning reality by using “Tame-sukashi” techniques. We achieved brilliant enhancement with “Tame-sukashi” effects, added a sprinkling of gold powder on the surface of “Shuai-urushi”, and coated with ”Tame-sukashi” again using “Shuai-urushi”. Once completed it has a strong contrast giving three-dimensional effects. Base model: Cigar model / portable size
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  • Ascending dragon 3 [no.16036]
    Price: US$1,600

    Price: US$1,600
    This is the third version of the popular “Ascending dragon” series of Tame-sukashi. We have unveiled a dragon that reflects more of the Japanese taste compared to the previous two versions (the first version had been based on an ancient Chinese painting). We have designed a Magatama (a comma‐shaped bead) on the dragon ball at the cap, and a dragon’s nail in Tomoe (three comma‐shaped figures in a circle) form at the grip coming together in a brilliant combination. Base model is Cigar model long size.
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  • Autumn Leaves(Two-layered Tame-Sukashi ) [no.16037]
    Price: US$2,800

    Price: US$2,800
    Upon customer’s request, we have brought to life the leaves, which have been displayed vertically symmetrical between the cap and the body.
    The akatame used for the base represents the autumn leaves turning red while the two-layered tame-sukashi brings a sense of depth to the design.
    The glip has a gradation of kin-nashiji, accentuating with leaves drawn in yako-makie.

    The base model is Writer model portable size.
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  • Izumo no Magatama(comma-shaped-bead) [no.16038]
    Price: US$2,500

    Price: US$2,500
    Izumo no Magatama (comma-shaped-bead) and the clouds depicted in Yakumo-no-zu in Izumo Grand Shrine are used as motifs.
    The mysterious image of magatama, which has been used as an amulet since ancient times, is expressed with blue tame-sukashi.

    The base model is cigar piccolo size.
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