9.23.1511 (Eishō 8) Ōuchi Yoshioki Document of Praise (kanjō) (大内義興感状)

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Ōuchi Yoshioki Kanjō
Nakajima Heizaemon CollectionŌuchi Yoshioki (Monogram)You have notably served in the capital, on the 16th day of this past month, based on our plan, we accompanied the Emperor to Tanba Province. On the 24th of the same month, when the Emperor returned to the capital, and we chastised the enemy at Funaokayama, Shinohara Shirō Nagamori expeditiously and received multiple [documents of] praise. Henceforth, you shall perform continued outstanding loyal service. It is commanded thus.The 8th Year of Eishō (1511), 9th Month, 23rd Day     Saemon no jōImperial Palace Keeper’s Bureau (Tomo no jō) [Noda Mori?/Gosho]

大内義興感状

中島平左衛門氏所蔵文書

(大内義興)

(花押)

御在洛供奉剩諸家

有御調議去月十六日

至丹波國御下向随駕

同廿四日御帰洛於船岡山

御敵御退治之時篠原

四郎長守馳走    御感

重疊訖彌可抽奉公

忠之由依仰執達如件

永正八年九月廿三日 左衛門尉

主殿允

Reverse

All Hail the Tenman Great God and the Kasuga Deity

南無天満大王奉天神春大明神