Ensign of the Hollyhock Crest (Aoi-mon) for ships sailing for Takeshima
|Document title||Ensign of the Hollyhock Crest (Aoi-mon) for ships sailing for Takeshima|
|Date created (Western calendar)||17th century|
|Date created (Japanese era)||17th century|
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|Content||A ship's ensign bestowed by the shogunate to the Oya family, who sailed for Takeshima (present-day Ulleungdo) and Matsushima (present-day Takeshima) in the Edo period. Thought to have been hoisted when sailing, it has now been converted into a screen.
A Cultural Property designated by Yonago City.
|Repository||Municipal Yonago Historical-museum (Japanese Only)|
|Reference & Information||Follow the instruction at Municipal Yonago Historical-museum