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Japanese Chief Ambassador, Simme-Boozen-no-Kami.

Japanese Chief Ambassador, Simme-Boozen-no-Kami.

by Wagner, Thomas S.

Antique print of Simme-Boozen-no-Kami, First Japanese Ambassador to USA.

Small original hand-coloured lithograph by Thomas S. Wagner, lithographer, 38 Hudson Street, Philadelphia. Simme-Boozen-no-Kami was Chief Ambassador of the first Japanese embassy to the United States of America, sent to Washington in 1860 as the first of the series of embassies specially sent abroad by the Tokugawa shogunate.

Aged paper but fine condition. Size, 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (19 x 11.5cm).

Stock Number: apJapan1Price: $275.00

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