Google Cultural Institute


“Tamamushi Lacquerware” has been registered in the “Google Cultural Institute”, a search service that provides access to archived data of art works and historical documents worldwide.

The new featured content “Made in Japan: Japan’s Craftsmanship” carefully introduces traditional handicrafts in various parts of Japan together with their histories and production processes one by one.

This time, “Tamamushi Lacquerware” has been digitally archived representing Japanese craftworks. Its manufacturing process, history and characteristics are explained plainly in English for overseas users interested in Japanese culture.

: : Google Cultural Institute “Tamamushi Lacquerware”