This Shogi board made by board craftsman Mr. Torayoshi YOSHIDA.
This Kiura 1.9 sun (59 mm thick) table Shogi board is made from Hyuga Kaya wood.
Ichi-jo-saku (一如 作）means "made with Ichi-nyo 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.
This is truly rare and valuable products as this is made from giant Hyuga kaya, that age is more than 350 years old.
It has been about 30 years since the lumber was sawn, so it is thoroughly dried.
Bottom has a involvement of wood bark and stain, but surface is clear and beautiful.
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Kiura 1.9 sun 1-piece board
- Size (height×width×thick)
369 mm × 338 mm × 59 mm
- Weight : About 3.9 kg
- Actual shipping cost shall be coved by the customer.
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