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Picture Map of Matsushima

Picture Map of Matsushima: The circumference of the island is less than 3.9km. The distance from Oki Province to Matsushima is about 392km. Takeshima is about 118km from Matsushima.

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Document title Picture Map of Matsushima
Date created (Western calendar) 〔middle of the 17th century〕
Date created (Japanese era) 〔Edo〕
Author(s) / Editor(s)
Name of publication
Content Picture map of Matsushima alone (present-day Takeshima). A photo taken when the picture map was exhibited in Yonago City in 1987. Supposed to have been owned by the Murakawa family, and it was presumably drawn around the mid-18th century. One of the most detailed picture maps of today's Takeshima, marked with information gained from first-hand observation of the shape of the islands, notation of channels, shores and others.
Language Japanese
Public access Open
Repository Municipal Yonago Historical-museum (Japanese Only)New Window
Medium Photo
Copies 1 page
Reference No. T1600000000103
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