Roadside stall selling *Shimekazari* -Traditional Shinto New Year's decorations, Takayama, Japan 1973

Childs, Iraphne R. (1973) Roadside stall selling *Shimekazari* -Traditional Shinto New Year's decorations, Takayama, Japan 1973. [Image]

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Abstract

Women buying traditional Shimekazari - Shinto New Year's decorations at the morning market, Takayama. These decorations are placed on house-front doors, cars and around one's property as offerings to the Shinto Gods for protection in the New year.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: Japanese; decorations (festive); roadside stalls
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:06
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:39
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
Location:
CountryState or RegionCity or Town
JapanGifu PrefectureTakayama
URI: https://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au//id/eprint/830
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