Important Cultural PropertyTissue Pouch Used by Sakamoto Ryoma

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  • Edo period/19th century
  • Kyoto National Museum
  • M甲161

This is a tsuzure-ori weave pouch that Ryoma used to hold tissues or writing paper. The front side of the cloth is decorated with peony and chrysanthemum motifs and a clasp in the shape of two-butterflies. There is a two-butterfly pattern on the back as well. Handed down within the Sakamoto family.