Akechi and light and Nagakute battle

Now being held

Period
From July 16 to September 8
Venue
Inuyama-shi culture historical materials building

Plan exhibition "Akechi and light and Nagakute battle"

On July 16, showcase of NHK Taiga Drama Series short sword "Akechi and light" said that main character Mitsuhide Akechi of "giraffe comes" owned began in Inuyama-shi culture historical materials building "Inuyama Artifacts Museum" of Inuyama-shi, Aichi. Length of a blade is about 50 centimeters. Letter called "nichimukishu" which was government official of Mitsuhide is engraved into part under cover of pattern with handle of sword. Display until September 8.

According to public interest incorporated foundation "Inuyama Castle white emperor library" which owned short sword, last part of Kamakura era gave Masanari Naruse that it was the Inuyama lord of a castle in aides of Ieyasu Tokugawa later for having been made by Bizen, Bitchu and Bingo Kanemitsu Osafune of swordmaker who hung to the north and south morning service charges, and played an active part, and detailed information falling into the hands of Ieyasu Tokugawa after Mitsuhide Akechi owned although there was not, and putting up outstanding job by "fight of Komaki, Nagakute" in 1584, and the Naruses seemed to keep from generation to generation.

Atsuko Naruse who acted as director of white emperor library in progenies of Masanari Naruse said, "we want by to see short sword which passed from Mitsuhide and Ieyasu, flow for the age of civil strife to feel". By plan exhibition, bath kits owned by figure of Nagakute battle screen (as for the display of the original until August 6) and biography Hideyoshi Toyotomi about achievement of Masanari Naruse are displayed with this short sword.

Period
From July 16 to September 8
Holding time
9:00-17:00 (as for the entrance until 16:30)
Venue
Inuyama-shi culture historical materials building
The location
8, Kitakoken, Inuyama, Inuyama-shi, Aichi
Holiday
Having no days off during period
Admission
300 yen
Transportation guide
It is about 10 minutes on foot from the Meitetsu "Inuyama Station" west exit
Contact
0568-62-4700