The Nakamise souvenir shops at the Buddhist temple Senso-ji in Asakusa, Tokyo.
The brick shops along the entrance road to Senso-ji were built in 1885 (Meiji 18). They were destroyed during the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923 (Taisho 12), but they were rebuilt in concrete in 1925 (Taisho 14).
For detailed information about the Nakamise, read Tokyo 1934 • Asakusa Nakamise.
Reference for Citations
Duits, Kjeld (). Tokyo 1910s: Asakusa Nakamise, OLD PHOTOS of JAPAN. Retrieved on September 28, 2022 (GMT) from https://www.oldphotosjapan.com/photos/612/asakusa-nakamise-brick
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