March 19, 2019

Proposer of New Era's Name to Be Kept Secret for Time Being

Tokyo, March 18 (Jiji Press)--The government has decided to keep secret for the time being the scholar whose proposal for the name of the next Japanese era is adopted, informed sources said Monday.

Kitora Tomb Mural Paintings Recommended as National Treasure

Tokyo, March 18 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Council for Cultural Affairs on Monday recommended that three sets of cultural assets be designated national treasures, including ancient mural paintings at the Kitora tumulus in Asuka, Nara Prefecture.

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GOSHOGAWARA
Introduction of Tachineputa, Town of Kanagi and West Tsugaru Peninsula
・ GOSHOGAWARA 1
・ GOSHOGAWARA 2
・ GOSHOGAWARA 3
JOMON
An early culture with pottery
・ JOMON 1
・ JOMON 2
・ JOMON 3
・ JOMON 4