Kumagai 11

Description

Go-Daigo tennō rinji

Kumagai Koshirō Naotsune has left for the west, and should render service in battle. Acts of merit shall be rewarded. By edict of the reigning emperor [rinji], carry out this order.

Genkō 3 [1333], 5th month, 25th day

[Nijō Moromoto] (monogram)

後醍醐天皇綸旨  

熊屋小四郎直經發向

西國可致合戰之忠於有

勳功者可被行勸賞者

綸旨如件悉之

元弘三年五月廿五日  太宰帥(花押)

The senior appointee to Dazaifu. At the time, this post was held by Nijō Moromoto, a younger son of the Nijō family of the second rank. Moromoto remained a loyal supporter of Emperor Go-Daigo, and achieved the office of Regent for southern court.