[Exhibit of Japanese Artifacts]

photographic print, Display of artifacts from Japan located on the fourth floor at the Washington State Historical Society, Tacoma, Washington, in 1942. Four display cases containing Japanese clothing and armor, weapons, Elaborately carved prayer screen (1898.82.1), and other art work are visible. Some of the artifacts in the cases may be from China or other Asian countries. The label on the double sided print reads: "No. 6 Historical Building, Oriental Corner 4th floor" The photographic print is mounted onto a textured mat and is part of a larger photograph album documenting exhibits at the Washington State Historical Society, 1942-1956. Two different photographic prints are mounted (double sided) onto a single album page.


Creation Date: 1942

Catalog ID: 2009.0.465.8.6.2

Call Number: WSHS Photo Collection Box 4

Object Types: print, photographic, album, photograph

Creator: Washington State Historical Society

Dimensions: overall height 8 in . overall width 11 in . image height 8 in . image width 10 in

Related Subjects: Washington State Historical Society exhibit case, display museum artifact Japan Japanese weapon Sword, Samurai Clothing armor artwork screen World War II