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#1 PolskeeHitman

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Posted 27 April 2016 - 06:32 PM

Hi,

 

Could anyone please help me translate this mei ? it is very fainted and it was hard to take a good photo but hoping it is good enough.

I was told it migh be Bamen Tsunemasa 馬面 序政 .

Could anyone confirm that? And give me some links to read about the maker?

 

And actually wondering if it is even genuine since the mei is barely visible.

 

 

Thank you,

Lukas

 

 

 

 

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#2 John A Stuart

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Posted 27 April 2016 - 06:59 PM

My poor eyes find that a good transcription. John



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Posted 27 April 2016 - 08:45 PM

thank you John. 

 

Any chance you could recommend any source i could read little bit more about him?


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Posted 28 April 2016 - 01:09 AM

http://www.ebay.com/...KYAAOSwwPhWjWpW


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Posted 28 April 2016 - 01:41 AM

I don't know how Eric got Umazura as a name, an Umadura is a fish, Horseface, Haaaaa!!! Bamen is a name though and is what is meant here. John



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Posted 28 April 2016 - 01:46 AM

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#7 John A Stuart

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Posted 28 April 2016 - 04:11 AM

As in the eBay advert Stephen. John



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Posted 28 April 2016 - 07:34 AM

I understood John, just to lazy to type anything other than i dont know, i just thought it warranted a look to see another one, guess not.


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#9 Shugyosha

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Posted 28 April 2016 - 08:27 AM

Hi Lukas,

 

He's been discussed on NMB a couple of times. If you put "Bamen" into the search facility at the top of the page you'll find some threads about him.


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#10 PolskeeHitman

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Posted 28 April 2016 - 08:46 AM

Stephen the tsuba on your link looks nearly exactly same as mine. The only difference is on my one mei is less visible and dont have tak extra rim around the tsuba.

Thank you all for your replies!

Lukas
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