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Hi Jiri, I can read about 80%+ of that without using a dictionary, but from there the (somewhat) pleasurable hard work of checking and double-checking every Kanji and Jukugo with their possible meanings would start.


May I ask how you ended up buying a sword, with a relatively new shirasaya and brushwork, about which you know nothing? (Not even the smith?) :shock:





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Mei: Nisshū Kunimasa  Heisei 29 Summer


A heartfelt work that well expresses the desire to replicate the hitatsura of Bizen Sukesada, with undulating chōji and itame hada
Hyūga, Hiraiwa city, Matsuba Ichirō Kunimasa. Heisei 29, May 8th.


Nisshū is the old province of Hyūga, now part of Miyazaki prefecture. Great sword. 

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