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This Shogi pieces made from boxwood grown in Mikura Island, Japan, that is the highest quality material for Shogi pieces, crafted by 香松 "Komatsu".
"Minase-sho" is a script invented by Mr. Minase Kanenari, a well-known Noh writer, featuring serenely styled relatively large characters.
It is also said to have been favored by those with power during the Edo Period, such as Tokugawa Ieyasu, and is an extremely popular script.
"Super high carved" is a carving style of Shogi pieces. Carving styles are classified by the complexity of characters.
The order of complexity is as follows. The simplest one is Black carved, then Usually carved, Middle carved, High carved, and the most complicated one is Super high carved. Generally speaking, the more strokes a carving style has, the higher the grade is.
Super-high curved characters are not simplified at all. Therefore, this style has more strokes than other styles and easy to read.
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- 香松 "Komatsu" made Shogi Pieces, Mikurajima Hontsuge, Super high carved, Minase calligraphy style
(将棋駒 御蔵島本黄楊 香松作 特上彫 水無瀬書)
- A wooden box and a fabric bag for Shogi pieces are included.
- Actual shipping cost shall be coved by the customer.
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