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Kentachibana Menuki - M053
This made in Japan Menuki features swords & citrus Tachibana fruit. The sword depicted here is a Tsurugi, the ancient straight sword that predate the Katana and that can be found in the oldest Japanese myths and as religious items. The Tachibana fruits (Citrus Tachibana) is an inedible citrus that is used in floral motifs and adopted as family crests. Thought to be brought from the legendary eternal land, tachibana is emphasized in poetry for its evergreen leaves, fragrant blossoms, and jewel-like fruit lasting into winter.
- Material: Blackened copper plated alloy
Omote: 13 mm x 33 mm x 2.5 mm
Ura: 13 mm x 33 mm x 2.5 mm