Ordering number : AS19199
Hinawa Ju (matchlock gun / Arquebus)
Signature : Goshu Hino Wada Taichiro Shigemasa.
(We divide 4 sections for each Matchlock as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This matchlock belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
Whole length of the gun: : 131.0 cm or 51.6 inches.
The length of barrel: 99.7 cm or 39.25 inches.
Weight of the blade: 3850 grams
Era : middle Edo period.
Shape : This is long size matchlock
and easy to pull out tail plug
So I think this gun will be used for as real gun.
special feature:This Hinawa Ju (matchlock) is good condition original shape.
The parts, trigger and fire lid and other parts are good condition.
Back ground of era: The era of fighting with swords has shifted to the era
of fighting with guns in groups. It was used shortly
after the portuguese were given the gun to Samurai
in Tanegashima Ryukyu island.
Aoi Art estimation Paper
*Please note : The price does not include shipping fee.
It takes about 3months to export the matchlock to oversea.