"geta" Okabe Things to Do Tip by cheesecake17

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by cheesecake17

Wooden clogs(geta) with a lacquer coating that began to be produced in the early Meiji period(1868-1912).

Their widely acclaimed charm derives from the lacquer coating and makiť ornamentation, very much a craft of the area of shizuoka..

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  • Written Aug 8, 2005
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