By Kenji Mishina

- Japanese sword polisher -


< Price List >


1) Polishing Charge ------- 4,400 Japanese yen/cm. (VAT included)

The charge varies depending on the condition of the sword, alsoYari, Naginata and sword with Horimono (carving) are charged 15 to 30 % extra.


2) Shirasaya (Plain and wooden scabbard)

Katana 60,000 to 90,000 yen
Wakizashi 50,000 to 80,000 yen
Tanto 40,000 to 70,000 yen
Tsunagi
(Wooden dummy sword for koshira)
15,000 to 25,000 yen


3) Habaki (Metal collar)

Solid and single silver habaki 50,000 yen
Solid and double sliver habaki 60,000 yen
Gold-foiled single habaki 60,000 to 70,000 yen
Gold-foiled double habaki 70,000 to 80,000 yen


4) Koshirae (Full mounting)

Uchigatana-koshirae From1,500,000 yen (including tsuba and fittings)
Top quality koshirae From 2,500,000 yen (including tsuba and fittings)





< Handling Fee >

Handling fee of 55,000 Japanese yen that covers expenses of import and export procedures, registration, packing, insurance and carriage, is charged for a sword. The handling fee is reduced to 33,000 yen from the second sword in a shipment. Also I can submit your swords to NBTHK shinsa after they are finished without extra charge. (The charge includes cunsumption tax.)

Also, the same handling fees are applied to swords just for shinsa.
(55,000 yen for a sword and 33,000 yen for each from the second sword in a shipment)






< NBTHK Shinsa Fees >


1) Hozon & Tokubetsu Hozon Shinsa

Names of Shinsa Application fee Failed or No Change
(Fu-gokaku or Genjo)
Hozon Token Member : 25,000 yen
Nonmenber : 27,000 yen
10,000 yen
12,000 yen
Hozon Toso
& Tosogu
Member : 17,000 yen
Nonmenber : 19,000 yen
7,000 yen
9,000 yen
Tokubetsu Hozon Token With Hozon Token Paper : 35,000 yen
(Nonmember : 37,000 yen)
10,000 yen
(12,000yen)
Tokubetsu Hozon Toso
& Tosogu
With Hozon Paper : 30,000 yen
(Nonmember : 32,000 yen)
7,000 yen
(9,000 yen)

2) Juyo Shinsa

Item Application fees Donation
(When the item passes Juyo shinsa)
Sword Member : 21,000 yen
Nonmember : 41,000 yen
Member : 220,000 yen
Nonmember : 240,000 yen
Koshirae and Kodogu
(Mounting and fittings)
Member : 21,000 yen
Nonmember : 41,000 yen
Member : 220,000 yen
Nonmenber : 240,000 yen

3) Tokubetsu Juyo Shinsa

Item Application fees Donation
(When the item passes Juyo shinsa)
Sword Member : 31,000 yen
Nonmember : 51,000 yen
Member : 340,000 yen
Nonmember : 360,000 yen
Koshirae and Kodogu
(Mounting and fittings)
Member : 21,000 yen
Nonmember : 41,000 yen
Member : 210,000 yen
Nonmember : 260,000 yen

Top Profile Polishing Service Documents
Samples of
Contemporary Koshirae
Samples of
Habaki
Samples of
Sword Carving
Samples of
Tsukamaki
Samples of
Sword Polish
Handling and
Taking Care of Swords
Oshigata
By Kohkan Nagayama
books

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