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Swastika on Disc

Kanji石持ち地抜き万字
TransliterationKoku mochi ji nuki manji
TranslationStone-held place-surpassed swastika
Date1638
OwnerHachisuka Iemasa
CategoriesReligious: Swastika, Arrangement: Pierced
NotesUsed by Hachisuka Iemasa. See also Element of the Week: Swastika at Fireflies Sing.
SourcesTurnbull, Stephen. Samurai Heraldry. Osprey Publishing, 2002. pg. 62.
An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Japanese Family Crests. Graphic-sha, 2001. pg. 360 fig. 16. (for Japanese)
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