Pilot Capless Limited Edition
50th Anniversary Capless Maple Wood Fountain Pen
50 years ago, Pilot introduced the world’s first retractable fountain pen. The Pilot Capless fountain pen is well known for its unique mechanism that allows the nib to retract into the barrel when it is not in use. To commemorate the milestone set by the Pilot Capless, the Japanese manufacturer of writing instruments has launched its first wooden edition of the Pilot Capless Limited Edition Maplewood pen. The Pilot Capless Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Maplewood pen is carved from maple wood and accented with 18K gold.
The pen combines Pilot’s innovative writing technology with a minimalist yet exquisite design that will capture the hearts of pen connoisseurs and fine pen collectors. Each limited edition pen comes elegantly packaged in a matching wooden box with five pieces of ink cartridges and a unique serial number plate. The Pilot Capless Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Maplewood Fountain Pen is limited to only 900 pieces worldwide.
About Pilot Pen
The Pilot Pen Corporation was founded by Ryosuke Namiki with Masao Wada in 1918 under the name of the Namiki Manufacturing Company. Pilot Fountain Pen is well known globally as the best Japanese pen manufacturer producing fine writing instruments and stationery and to some extent, jewellery.
Being the largest pen manufacturer in Japan, many Pilot Fountain Pens are produced purely for the usage of domestic market. However, some premium range of limited edition, special editions were open for international markets.
Known for its Japanese maki-e fountain pens, Pilot Fountain Pen is widely recognized as the leader in luxury Japanese lacquer pens among many other Japanese maki-e pen brands in Japan. Pilot Fountain Pens are excellent in choices of nibs and the quality of rollerballs and ball pens.
On special occasions, like Pilot’s anniversary, Limited Edition Pens and Special Edition maki-e Pilot Anniversary Pens were produced to mark the milestone of the company’s journey. These are the highest in quality and usually made to pay homage to Japanese unique culture and heritage.