Meiji 43 . Stock ID #163285
Colour folding sugoroku, 53.5 cm x 72.8 cm. Issued as a supplement to Tokyo Asahi Shinbun published on 1 January Meiji 43  (no. 8397). A little light even browning, some careless folding and small holes at folds, few minor chips and creases along margins. Some soiling and browning on the reverse but generally very good. This sugoroku or board game was published to commemorate the Japan–British Exhibition of 1910, which was an exposition co-hosted by Japan and the United Kingdom, held from May 14 to October 29, 1910, in London. It was Japan's first international cooperation exhibition, and was the largest event about Japan in the early 20th century. The square is London, Paris, Rome, Berlin, Mosko, The Netherlands, Shinbashi, Yokohama, Shiga, Switzerland, Vienna, New York, San Francisco, Hawaii, and Washington. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163285).
Price: $400.00 AU