Facsimile of LJS 454, Seiyō senpaku zukai

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8-10-2015

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Scroll of diagrams and text concerning the construction and compartmentalization of European ships, referred to as battleships, all on the recto side. At the top of the scroll is a thin piece of wood and a tie that wraps around the scroll; a paper label in Japanese is on the verso of the beginning of the scroll. Sheets of a different kind of paper, of the same width but different length, are used for backing.

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Merchant ships--History, Warships--History, Naval architecture--History, Astronomical instruments--Early works to 1800 Diagrams, Scrolls (information artifacts), Manuscripts Japanese--18th century, Manuscripts Japanese--19th century, Manuscripts Digital

Facsimile of LJS 454, Seiyō senpaku zukai

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