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The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards

A Reappraisal

by John Lissenden

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Double Dragon Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiques & Collectables,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Reference - General,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Japan,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • Manufacturing - Japanese Techniques,
  • Antiques & Collectibles-Reference - General,
  • History-Asia - Japan,
  • Industrial Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8571283M
    ISBN 101554043654
    ISBN 109781554043651
    OCLC/WorldCa537861838

    The hada is the visible design of the grain of the sword steel. It is a result of the way the sword was folded during forging. It is a result of the way the sword was folded during forging. Hada can be difficult for the beginner to interpret and it is easily obscured by a poorly polished blade or one which is stained or rusted.   The sword guard, called tsuba in Japanese, has a double role, to protect the hands and to perfect the balance the sword. Over time, tsuba have been made in many shapes, one of the most popular being the four lobed shape (mokko gata in Japanese), like the one photographed middle opening was, of course, mandatory because that’s where the sword’s tang fits, but the lateral .


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Collectors also will value this study because it presents an innovative categorisation The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards book this previously neglected group of sword guards, and serves to clarify the diversity and relationships of the Namban style.

Including, as it does, expositions on both gilding and casting as related to this group of tsuba, the author's reappraisal also uses Author: John Philip Lissenden. 1. The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards book welcome exception is Dr.

The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards book John Lissenden's work The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards book Namban group of Japanese sword guards, a reappraisal". Although a very interesting thesis, it doesn't dive deeply into the foreign origins of this group of sword guards or their historical context.

See Di Cosmo: Manchu-Mongol Relations at the Eve of Qing conquest, Brill, Leiden, Those marked with a are excellent books for those beginning the study of Nihonto. Check with your book store or library and "Books in Print" for details of publisher, price, etc. Check also the many online book dealers which sell both in-print and out-of-print books on Japanese swords.

Some of the books listed below are now out-of-print and can only be found through specialty book stores. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Namban Group of Japanese Sword Guards: A Reappraisal by Dr John Lissenden at Barnes & Noble.

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It is apparent that the new definition of the Namban group of Japanese sword guards enables a much more focused study of the group, although the absence both of any detailed knowledge of the many Namban workers scattered throughout Japan, and of any inscriptions on their work, remain serious barriers to the systematic attribution of these tsuba.

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By Dr John Lissenden Prior to their redefinition by Ogawa inthe Namban group of tsuba had received scant attention from scholars. In part, this had been due to the lack of a clearly defined categorisation, making systematic attribution of the group difficult and thus preventing.

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