Japanese War Fan (gunbai)- Uchiwa1# Furinkazan For Sale
Welcome toour sale of the item:
Japanese War Fan (Gunbai)- 1# Furinkazan !
Made in Japan
Made from Wood. (Fan Stand is not included.)
Bothsidescome withdifferent Prints!
The gunbai (軍配, short for 軍配団扇 gunbai uchiwa) is a type of Japanese war fan.
Gunbai were used by samurai officers in Japan to communicate commands to their troops, and were solid, not folding, and usually made of wood, wood covered with metal, or solid metal.
It is also a key accessory of a gyoji in professional sumo. One use is at the end of a bout, when the gyoji points the gunbai at the wrestler he judges to be the victor. Reflecting this, the gyoji's decision itself is often informally referred to as a "gunbai". If this is called into question and the shimpan (umpires) hold a consultation, a decision to uphold the gyoji's judgement is announced as gunbai-dori (軍配通り), literally "according to the gunbai", while a decision to overturn it is gunbai sashichigae (軍配差し違え), literally "gunbai miss-pointed."
Both sidescome withdifferent Prints!
Size: 37cm * 19cm
If you would like to buy fan stand together please check here.with Shipping Confidence:
Although Samurai market (A.K.A. Shinobiya.com) is only now starting to use to accomplish its goals of making its merchandise available Worldwide, we have already completed transactions with buyers in countries throughout the globe; such as those in North America, Europe, and other Asian Nations. During your transaction period with us, you can be confident that your purchase will get to you quickly and safely no matter where you live.
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Item Code:ts-makoto-okitaZone Shipping Cost NorthAmerica/Australia 20 USD EU/UK/Russia 25 USD East Asia 15 USD
When combining more items from our store, please contact us for pricing information.
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o Shinobiya.com Co., Ltd.
o 202 ORC4 1-2-30
o Benten, Minato-Ku, Osaka,
o Japan 552-0007
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For years Shinobiya (known to Westerns as Samurai market) has been producing and selling the finest quality Japanese memorabilia, but within the confines of the Japan Island. With our centers established in Osaka and Kyoto (the heart of Japan’s Old World Tradition), we now at long last venture into the world market with hopes of sharing a piece of our heritage with you.
We thank you for you patronage and look forward to your continued business.
Thanks for looking! Domo Arigato!On Mar-27-12 at 22:43:29 PDT, seller added the following information:
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