Kamon家紋, Japanese family emblem....Mon (紋), also monshō (紋章), mondokoro (紋所), and kamon (家紋), are Japanese emblems used to decorate and identify an individual or family. While mon is an encompassing term that may refer to any such device, kamon and mondokoro refer specifically to emblems used to identify a family.
Edo's Villains 江戸の悪人...I just knew Ishikawa Goemon is bad person...I have seen him in some Japanese's dramas... fun to know the story behind the Ukiyoe...don't miss the show if u happen in Tokyo
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this is Mushroom bonsai...I think it is real at the first slight 凄い！amazing Japanese hand craft by Shibuya Takujin『きのこ盆栽』の制作者、渋谷 卓人さんのアトリエにお伺いしてきました！