Platinum Classic Maki-e Fountain Pen with Crane Design – 18K Gold- Fine Point. Platinum’s modern Maki-e Classic Collection uses real gold powder when making the maki-e products. Maki-e is a Japanese lacquer art that utilizes Urushi lacquer to decorate and finish the pen body. Each pen has hand painted accents and the artwork is slightly raised on the surface enhancing the depth and texture. Pens feature traditional Japanese motifs. Clip and Finish: Gold Plated. Accepts cartridge or converter. AUTHENTIC & GENUINE PRODUCTS. We are an authorized dealer for all the brands we carry. We do not sell imitations of any sort and only carry genuine, original brand name writing instruments and accessories. Please refer to your local import laws for details. We strive for your ultimate satisfaction. We cannot accept opened and used bottles of ink, ink cartridges, used notebooks, engraved pens or pen cleaning supplies. When you receive any new fountain pen, we recommend to inspect it thoroughly and if necessary, lightly dip the nib tip in washable ink to test it. Make sure all of your auctions have ended prior to checking out.