Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Register
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

DUNHILL-NAMIKI: MOTORITIES MAKI-E LIMITED EDITION 25 FOUNTAIN PEN
20th century
Pen comes complete with lacquered display box, eyedropper, and all original packaging and papers. Limited Edition: Only 25 pieces made. Edition 10/25

An exquisite example of the Japanese Maki-e style, this fine pen is made from precious black lacquer and decorated with sprinklings of gold dust and mother-of-pearl Raden. The pen incorporates images of wheels and flames, a homage to Dunhill's original early 1900s "Dunhill Motorities" line of automobile accessories. Nib is solid medium 18 karat gold. Pen is eyedropper filled.


Condition Report*:

Two screws to the laquered case are stripped.

*Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
February, 2013
23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
Page Views: 2,292

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
25% on the first $50,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $50,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

Heritage membership

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
Consign now
  • Cash Advances
  • More Bidders
  • Trusted Experts
  • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Consign to the 2017 April 19 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas.

Learn about consigning with us

Heritage handled the entire matter very professionally, as usual.
John Walzer,
Philadelphia, PA
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Compete.com)

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2016 April 26  Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
2016 April 26 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
REALIZED $1,693,612

© 2016 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved