Thursday, September 18, 2014

(641) In Kameido (3)


In Kameido’s municipal tourist center, a small exhibition of Edo kiriko (江戸切子), a technique of cutting and engraving glass that started in the end of the Edo period (around 1830); Kameido is Japan’s “capital” of the particular craft.

(For a bigger version of this picture both in color and black and white, check my "Japan Arekore" set on Flickr)

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