Pilot 60th Anniversary Coronation Pen – Emperor Hirohito (Showa 1926 ~ 1989)
This is an extremely rare Pilot Coronation pen made to commemorate Emperor Showa ‘s Chrysanthemum throne, who reign between 1926 ~ 1989
This pen was made in 1986 in 2 versions, this is the rarer piece while the other piece is all silver. The Pilot 60th Anniversary Coronation Pen is extraordinary because it has a special treatment to the pen cap and part of the pen barrel that makes it looks like molten gold against black lacquer background. A kanji calligraphy word “寿” meaning “Longevity” to commemorate Long Live The Emperor was casted in 18kt solid gold on the turban.
Pen comes complete with papers and box.