Raden is a traditional Japanese decorative craft mainly used for lacquerware ware and woodwork.
Pelikan applies this wonderful craft to the technical base of its famous Souverän M1000 and M800 models. Every Raden fountain pen is individually signed by the master artist with Maki-e technique.
Raden is a traditional Japanese decorative craft. Working with small colorful stripes of precious shell material, the master artist creates a unique and distinctive striped fountain pen which is an impressive piece of art. Each individually produced piece is crafted by hand and truly unique.See more
Each fountain pen is individually signed and numbered by the artist using the Maki-e technique, which used to be reserved exclusively for Japanese Royals as an indication of their power.
Each fountain pen is encased in a traditional Japanese gift box made of Paulownia wood.