Pen Company of Japan announces
the passing away of Master nib
maker and innovator - Nobuyoshi
Nagahara who died on March 11th
2015 in Hiroshima after a battle
with Liver Cancer. Our sincere
condolences have been passed to
the family and friends.
Senior leaves a 65 year proud
legacy of ground-breaking
Innovation and Craftsmanship in
nib design and production etc.
(The nib King) is known
Internationally for his range of
specialist Nagahara nibs and by
fountain pen enthusiasts for his
many Pen Clinics performed
around the world.
lives on with his special nib
products such as the King Cobra,
King Eagle, Crosspoint, Cross
Emperor, Cross Concorde,
Naginata Togi and many more.
He will be
sadly missed by all who worked
with him and knew him. He was a
gentleman and a real
professional and has contributed
significantly to the success of
the Sailor Company worldwide.
His son Yukio
(Nagahara Junior) has continued
the work of his father and the
heritage will continue for
generations to come.