What does 'horimono' mean?
Find out what horimono means. Horimono is explained by Sadie S Forsythe - author of The Weeping Empress
horimonocarvings on sword blades
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Chapter 6: Chapter 6
"...There was a horimono sneaking out from under the fuchi. It was carved into the steel and filled with a red lacquer so that it stood out sharply from the subtle contours of the sword as a whole. It was a testament to Guibniu’s skill and confidence that it didn’t significantly weaken the ..."