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Wahindo, antiques & curio shop (2)

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October 22, 2014

I found something for me too↑
5 lacquered plates from the late Edo period, only ¥1,000 each.
As I’m doing research on Japanese lacquerwear, I’m always…

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Wahindo, antiques & curio shop (1)

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October 20, 2014

Today I’ll take you to Wahindo, an antiques & curio shop situated not far from Kitano Tenmangu shrine.

Located far from Teramachi and Furu-monzen/Shin-monzen areas…

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Gion Matsuri : Yoiyama evening before the Latter Festival parade (Part 2)

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July 28, 2014

After visiting Koi-yama heirloom exhibition, we moved to the Minami-Kannon-yama district. One of the yama’s tapestries featuring a dragon :
The colors of Minami-Kannon-yama decorations…

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Gion Matsuri : Yoiyama evening before the Latter Festival parade (Part 1)

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July 25, 2014

The evening before the Gion Matsuri parade is called Yoiyama. This year, as the parade was held in two parts, we had chance to…

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Gion Festival Tour report

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July 16, 2014

This year, with the collaboration of Tomoe Sawano, heritage walker, we had prepared two Gion Matsuri walking tours, on 7/12 and 7/15. 
On 7/12, we…

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