The Cherry Blossom Sakura has always been the icon of Japan. The Sakura is admired by nobleman and kindled many poetic romance through the centuries under this beautiful tree. Namiki Chinkin Sakura Cherry Blossom has always been the pen of choice for women because its beauty grows on the user.
In 2014 Winter, Namiki introduces its Namiki Chinkin Collection with 4 designs of Chinkin and this is one of them. The petals of Cherry blossoms are immaculately made by skillful artisan of Namiki Kokokai with the lacquer art of Chinkin 沉金 against a black Roiro background. One point to note about Sakura, it is always viewed from the bottom and not from the side.