KO ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(古一文字派)

KO ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(古一文字派) refers to a group of swordsmiths from FUKUOKA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(福岡一文字派), who were active around the early Kamakura period. Region Bizen province (Okayama prefecture [...]

KATAYAMA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(片山一文字派)

KATAYAMA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(片山一文字派) was a branch of the Ichimonji School founded by Norifusa (則房) in Katayama, Bizen province(備前). Region Bizen province (Okayama prefecture today) Active Middle [...]

IWATO ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(岩戸一文字派)

IWATO ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(岩戸一文字派), also known as Shochu Ichimonji school, was a branch of the Ichimonji School founded by Yoshiuji (則房) in Iwato, Bizen province(備前). Region Bizen province (Okayama [...]

FUKUOKA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(福岡一文字派)

FUKUOKA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(福岡一文字派) was a branch of the Ichimonji School founded by Norimune (則宗) in Fukuoka of Bizen province(備前). Region Bizen province (Okayama prefecture today) Active Middle [...]

YOSHIOKA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(吉岡一文字派)

YOSHIOKA ICHIMONJI SCHOOL(吉岡一文字派), was a Japanese sword school founded by Sukeyoshi(助吉) in Yoshioka of Bizen province.  Region Bizen province (Okayama prefecture today) Active Kamakura period to [...]