This is Masame Go board with legs (6.8-sun/20.6 cm thick) made by famous craftsman Mr. Torayoshi YOSHIDA.
You can see his Kigo calligraphy at the bottom of the board. The sentence of Chinese writing means that "I was asked to make this Go board with this wood provided" and he actually made this board.
Ichi-jo-saku (一如 作）means "made with Ichi-jo spirit" is the proof of his work.
The lines of a board are marked using Tachi-mori, the skill of drawing lines using a Japanese sword. This traditional technique highlights the beauty of natural grain patterns and the texture of lacquered line is smooth and has also a nice feeling.
The works of Mr. Torayoshi YOSHIDA feature very thin markings lines, that create elegance and beauty.
All four legs are hand-carved according to the color tone of the board and grain patterns to maximize the expression and impression of wood, and to best match with the board.
This board with a thickness of 6.8-sun (20.4cm) looks very dynamic and fascinates people with its beauty and sophisticated atmosphere.
The board is very elegant and beautiful with very straight grain patterns in perfect condition, produces perfect snapping sound when placing stones.
Please check the photo image.
*This product will exceed the weight limit for almost all kinds of shipping methods such as EMS, SAL, AIR, and SHIP, as the weight of this board is very heavy. If you want to ship this product to overseas, please contact us before placing an order.
Masame 6.8-sun (20.6 cm thick)
- Size (height×width×thick×leg)
460 mm × 427 mm × 206 mm × 120mm
- Weight : About 22.1 kg
- Paulownia cover, Cotton cover
- Actual shipping cost shall be coved by the customer.