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  1. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Shimizugomon (清水御門)
  2. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Higashigomon (東御門, East Gate) at Sunpu Castle, Shizuoka.
  3. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Statue of Tokugawa Ieyasu (徳川家康公之像) in Sunpu Castle Park (駿府城公園).
  4. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Statue of Yari and Kita, two characters from Jippensha Ikku's (十返舎 一九, 1765-1831) "Tōkaidō Nakagiri Kurige" in front of Higashigomon (東御門), with Tatsumi-yagura (巽櫓) in the background. Jippensha Ikku was born in Suruga.
  5. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Tatsumi-yagura (巽櫓) of Sunpu Castle
  6. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Tatsumi-yagura (巽櫓) of Sunpu Castle
  7. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Tatsumi-yagura (巽櫓) and Higashigomon Bridge at Sunpu Castle
  8. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Higashigomon (東御門, East Gate) and Higashigomon Bridge (駿府城 東御門橋) at Sunpu Castle, Shizuoka.
  9. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

  10. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Higashigomon (東御門) at Sunpu Castle, Shizuoka
  11. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    The courtyard between Higashigomon (東御門) and Higashigomonbashi at Sunpu Castle, Shizuoka
  12. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Higashigomon (東御門) at Sunpu Castle, Shizuoka
  13. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Inside the Sunpu Castle Museum
  14. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Clearing the Inner Moat of Sunpu Castle.
  15. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Armour worn by Tokugawa Ieyasu on special occasions (Sunpu Castle Museum).
  16. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Higashigomon (東御門) of Sunpu Castle.
  17. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Diorama of Sunpu Castle and the surrounding castle town at Sunpu Castle Museum.
  18. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    Shachihoko (鯱鉾 / 鯱) – or shachi (鯱) – are mythical animals of Japanese folklore with the head of a tiger and the body of a carp often found on roofs and gables of Japanese castles.
  19. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    A drawing of the historical donjon of Osaka Castle displayed at Sunpu Castle Museum. The donjon was completed in 1585. Later, it was reconstructed by Tokugawa Hidetada.
  20. Sunpu Castle

    Sunpu Castle

    A drawing of the former donjon at Sunpu Castle. Tokugawa Ieyasu started the construction in 1585. In 1607, Ieyasu started a renovation of the castle but it burned down in the same year. The donjon was rebuilt in 1610 but again destroyed by fire in 1635. After that, it was not reconstructed anymore.
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