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Dajokan-satsu, Echizen Washi

Kyoto Women's University, Lifestyle Design Laboratory

Kyoto Women's University, Lifestyle Design Laboratory

A gift passed down from the gods: Parents make paper, and children too; grandchildren make paper as well. (Echizen papermaking song)
The home of Echizen washi in Echizen City, Fukui Prefecture is the Goka area, a cluster of five small villages––Oizu, Ōtaki, Iwamoto, Shinzaike, and Sadatomo––blessed with abundant spring water and surrounded by mountains.

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  • Title: Dajokan-satsu, Echizen Washi
  • Rights: Fukui City History Museum

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