Set of Decorative Japanese Cards UKIYO-E w Case Purchased in Okinawa 1973 EXC!

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 10, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
Set of Decorative Japanese Cards UKIYO-E w Case Purchased in Okinawa 1973 EXC!

You are bidding on a wonderful set of playing cards with decorative embroidered box, purchased in Okinawa in 1973. Each of the 52 cards features beautiful Japanese wood-block like prints; the cards are Ukiyo-E. The card set is in mint condition, never used; the embroidered box has a couple of tiny spots from storage. The set would make a wonderful display or conversation set.

I am listing a number of great items, and I will combine shipping for multiple purchases. Thanks for your interest!


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