Kozuka: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Mumei(Unsigned)
Length : 9.77cm x 1.43cm ( 3.85inches x 0.56inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo period.
Special feature: On shakudo nanakoji plate, the story of “Yumi-Nagashi”,one of the Genpei Battle tales of Heike, is engraved and inlayed with gold. On the middle of kozuka, Minamoto Yoshitsune is picking up the arrow（Yumi) which was knocked loose in the sea. His comrades has stopped Yoshitsune for him taking such risk, but he said to the comrades that it will be a deep shame for letting the Heike know that the Genji is using such a weak bow.
This piece show details of battle field and is superb work. We are proud to be able to sell such an excellent piece of work.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box