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Heaped Pieces

 Heaped pieces are the pinnacle of Shogi pieces, and it is a common practice to use them in title games. Please take a look at the works of some of Japan's leading masters such as Kikusui and his son Tosui, Fugetsu and Kumazawa Ryoson.

 The price does not include shipping fee. All of our luxury Shogi pieces come with a paulownia flat box, a pieces box, and a Tatsumura silk pieces bag as accessories.

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Mikura Tsuge tiger striped Heaped pieces
[By Tosui, Genbe-Kiyoyasu, 3 Kings]

[淘水作・源兵衛清安書・王3枚]

 Price : 500,000 JPY

 Product ID:A138

 Elegant white tiger striped wood. There is glitter pattern on entire wood. Tosui's work is also impeccable, and use of lacquer is excellent, and elegance is outstanding in how to heap lacquer. The more you use it, the darker amber color and the clearer pattern.


Mikura Tsuge root tiger striped Heaped pieces
[By Fugetsu, Ryoko]

[富月作・菱湖書]

 Price : 700,000 JPY

 Product ID:A277

 Two new sets of heaped pieces by Fugetsu. They are Ryoko and Minase above, two of the finest set ever made, just finished in March. Both set are made of first-class Mikura tsuge, a top-quality natural wood with wonderful coloring and recognizable at a glance. This Ryoko is a luxurious and beautiful work created by a high level of craftsmanship and a careful assessment of the wood's properties. The more you use it, the more clearly the tiger spots become visible.


Satsuma Tsuge peacock figured Heaped pieces
[By Kumazawa Ryoson, Minase-Kanenari, 3 Kings, 22 Pawns]

[熊澤良尊作・水無瀬兼成卿・王3枚]

 Price : 600,000 JPY

 Product ID:K414

 When ordering Ryoson's pieces, we pay a lot of attention to the wood, and use the finest material that we can only get a little bit a year. The typeface is Minase-Kanari, that is a popular typeface of Ryoson and Kominase's different version.


Satsuma Tsuge peacock figured Heaped pieces
[By Ryoson, Kinki, 3 Kings]

[熊澤良尊作・錦旗・王3枚]

 Price : 650,000 JPY

 Product ID:K415

 Kinki is a popular typeface of Ryoson. It is a gorgeous set that is perfect for the finest peacock figure with a lot of bold writing brush. We have provided the best Satsuma wood in our stock. A set of 3 kings, one of them with Kinki, one with Kao of Ryoson, and the other with a signature of 78 years old.


Mikura Tsuge root tiger striped Heaped pieces
[By Kumazawa Ryoson, Maki-Ryoko, 3 Kings]

[熊澤良尊作・巻菱湖写・王3枚]

 Price : 760,000 JPY

 Product ID:K418

 When we order pieces from Ryoson, we are very careful about the wood, and we ask him to use the finest wood from which only a few pieces can be obtained each year. I used to think that Ryoson's popular typefaces were his original typefaces such as Kominase and Utsusemi, but the other day, a customer requested Ryoson's Maki-ryoko for a piece to be used in a title game. This typeface was very well received and the customer gave us a high praise, so we asked for the same typeface this time as well. This is a high quality piece with a slightly bold finish.


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