Takayama Autumn Festival (秋の高山祭)2

Here is some detail of the floats. Most of the floats were made in the 18th – 19th Centuries by local Takayama craftsmen. The skills of Takayama carvers were well-regarded throughout Japan and they were often employed in the capital.

Takayama 6-Puppet on Float Takayama 7-Detail of Puppet on Float Takayama 8-Puppet on Float2 Takayama 9-Puppets on Float1 Takayama 10-Puppets on Float2 Takayama 12-Floats on Street4

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