Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 21

Matsuyama Factory Banners - Need Help Translating!

Article about: Got a request for a full translation of the banners in this photo. We know it's a send-off for an employee, Mr Ogawa Hisaichi, but interested in what they are saying about the manufacture of

  1. #11
    ?
    Last edited by Kiipu; 11-09-2019 at 06:17 AM.

  2. #12

    Default

    Found on the Japaneseswordindex.com
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Matsuyama Factory Banners - Need Help Translating!  

  3. #13

    Default

    Could anyone tell my what is the kanji of "Saku Jo"? Thanks!

    Gunto Sei is 軍刀社, correct?

  4. #14

    Default

    No, the correct full name of the establishment is 松山軍刀製作所

  5. #15

    Default

    The picture above is missing the name Matsuyama.

    松山軍刀製作所 is Matsuyama Gunto Sei Saku Jo. Word by word. Thanks again!

  6. #16

    Default

    Quote by Sporter90 View Post
    The picture above is missing the name Matsuyama....
    It’s cryptic — the circle is composed of two pine needles [matsu] surrounding the seal-script 山 [yama].

    製作所 Seisaku-jo: Factory/Manufactory/shop.

    — Guy

  7. #17

    Default

    Well done, Kindergarten style.
    Attached Images Attached Images Matsuyama Factory Banners - Need Help Translating! 

  8. #18

    Default

    Quote by ghp95134 View Post
    It’s cryptic — the circle is composed of two pine needles [matsu] surrounding the seal-script 山 [yama].

    製作所 Seisaku-jo: Factory/Manufactory/shop.

    — Guy


    I'm talking about the title of the caption in bold - it has no saying of Matsuyama.

  9. #19

    Default

    This ad they ran in a magazine back then (borrowed from the NHTB thread) does show the full company name, and the text above makes it crystal clear that they only made Koshirae and not the blade.
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Matsuyama Factory Banners - Need Help Translating!  

  10. #20
    ?

    Default

    The advertisement that Nick posted above can be found in the book below. An English index can be downloaded as well.
    大日本刀剣商工名鑑

    Below is another short summary of the book.
    B662. Dai Nihon Token Shoko Meikan | Japanese Sword Books & Tsuba

Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Rfc banners?

    In Insignia, Flags and regalia
    11-28-2017, 04:36 PM
  2. 06-18-2017, 07:04 PM
  3. 04-03-2015, 09:56 AM
  4. 09-21-2013, 10:20 AM
  5. 11-18-2011, 02:34 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •