Tenjyou Nagura

Mikawa Shiro Tenjyou are quarried from two separate layers in the mine yet the stones from both layers share the exact same name. Generally, Tenjyou are softer and easier to use then Mejiro. Occasionally, stones from either Tenjyou layer may have 1 or 2 small sand inclusions. 

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