Kakimori Nib holder - White sakura wood


A nib holder crafted from the sapwood of Japanese cherry, characterised by a pale, whitish colouring. Designed to universal specifications to fit a standard nib of your choice. *Nib holder only — nib sold separately.

  • Due to the nature of the material and treatment, grain and colour will vary between pieces.
  • If marked with ink, wipe clean with a soft, clean cloth.
  • When removing the nib from the nib holder, gently pull it out while turning to avoid dislodging the nib mount.
  • After rinsing, shake well in a downward motion to remove any water or ink from the nib mount before inserting a nib.

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The cross section of Japanese cherry. From the reddish centre to the whiter outer layers, unique colour variation is the beauty of using natural wood.

Our nib holders are turned from solid Japanese cherry before being carefully sorted by hand according to colour.


Product name Nib holder - Sakura wood 
Dimensions H178 x Ø11mm
Weight 9g
Material Japanese cherry (stem),
plastic (nib mount)
Design Makoto Koizumi
Manufacturer Nakamura Woodworks (nib holder),
Tachikawa Pin (nib mount)
Made in Japan