Samurai.

thekimonogallery: “ Dressing in samurai armor. to Japan. Unknown photographer ”- The wife of the Samurai is helping him with his armor.

Prince Itō Hirobumi, (伊藤 博文 16 October 1841 – 26 October 1909, also called Hirofumi/Hakubun and Shunsuke in his youth) was a samurai of Chōshū domain, Japanese statesman, four time Prime Minister of Japan (the 1st, 5th, 7th and 10th), genrō and Resident-General of Korea. Itō was assassinated by Korean nationalist An Jung-geun.

“ Prince Itō Hirobumi(伊藤 博文 16 October 1841 – 26 October also called Hirofumi/Hakubun and Shunsuke in his youth) was a samurai of Chōshū domain, Japanese statesman, four time Prime Minister of Japan (the and.

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Not into glorifying our (former) enemy but this might be the source of the image on an old Clash T-shirt I used to have

Sakamoto Ryōma (January 3, 1836 – December 10, 1867) was a leader of the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate during the Bakumatsu period in Japan.

坂本龍馬 Sakamoto Ryōma (January 1836 – December was a leader of the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate during the Bakumatsu period in Japan.

Nakaoka Shintarō 1838 – 1867 was a samurai in Bakumatsu period Japan, and a close associate of Sakamoto Ryōma in the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate.

中岡慎太郎 Nakaoka Shintarō 1838 – 1867 was a samurai in Bakumatsu period Japan, and a close associate of Sakamoto Ryōma in the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate.

A Japanese farmer girl, in traditional clothing, carries a basket.

A Japanese farmer girl, in traditional clothing, carrying a basket, 1921 (National Geographic). Note the high geta with covered toes.

Samurai from the Satsuma clan, Boshin war era, late 1800s.

Samurai from the Satsuma clan, Boshin war era, late This is what the Last Samurai rebels really looked like, unlike the traditional fantasy portrayed by Hollywood.

Tokugawa Yoshinobu(1837-1913), the 15th and last Tokugawa shogun. Shown practicing archery.

sparrowdreams: Tokugawa the and last Tokugawa shogun. Shown practicing archery Because after a distinguished career of political lameness and an expensive taste for imported pork, the only thing left was hobbies– and bowler hats.

Enomoto Takeaki. Viscount Enomoto Takeaki was a samurai and admiral of the Tokugawa navy of Bakumatsu period Japan, who remained faithful to the Tokugawa shogunate who fought against the new Meiji government until the end of the Boshin War.

Viscount Enomoto Takeaki was a samurai and admiral of the Tokugawa navy of Bakumatsu period Japan, who remained faithful to the Tokugawa shogunate who fought against the new Meiji government until the end of the Boshin War.

Nihonbashi- circa 1858, Japan

poetryconcrete: “photograph from a diorama at the Edo-Tokyo Museum processed to look like it came from the Edo period, ca. at Nihonbashi, Tokyo.

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