Japan shippō-yaki design. Three segments of a circular border. Cloisonné enamel. Ornamental design 19th century.
Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan. Tokyo 1892.
Buddhist Priest and Gentleman of Loo choo.
Seppuku. Ritualized suicide in Japan.
Okinawa, Japan. Loo Choo Chief and his Two Sons.
Japanese Festivals and Holidays
Gentleman of Loo Choo in his Cloak
The Prince of Loo Choo. Ryukyu Islands. Shō-Dynastie. Okinawa Japan.
Japan Samurai. Traditional Process of donning Armor. The process of putting on a full suit of armor. Illustration by Auguste Racinet.
Pitti-Sing. The Mikado. Victorian opera character. The Mikado is a comic opera in two acts by Gilbert and Sullivan (libretto by WS Gilbert, with music by Arthur Sullivan).