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Go Sighting #31: Meiji Maki-e Go Set with Agate Go Stones

Recently saw a Japanese auction with this wonderful Meiji Era (明治時代) maki-e go set with agate go stones. So gorgeous it would be superfluous for me to further describe with words. Just enjoy these beautiful pictures which I was able to find … Continue reading

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Go Sighting #17: Meiji Jade and Agate Go Stones

A beautiful set of go stones from the Meiji Era (明治時代). The white stones are agate (瑪瑙) and the dark stones are spinach color nephrite jade (碧玉). The set comes with beautiful cushions for resting the mulberry bowls. All this … Continue reading

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