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  1. Japanese Throne

    Japanese Throne

    On the left, the Takamikura throne, and on the right, the Michodai, a curtained platform that will be used by Crown Princess Masako, both stored at the Kyoto Imperial Palace in Kyoto. Similar structures have been used since the Heian Period. The current structure was built for the coronation of...
  2. Japanese Throne

    Japanese Throne

    On the left, the Takamikura throne, and on the right, the Michodai, a curtained platform that will be used by Crown Princess Masako, both stored at the Kyoto Imperial Palace in Kyoto. Similar structures have been used since the Heian Period. The current structure was built for the coronation of...
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    News Elaborate throne for Japan's next emperor arrives

    The throne that's going to be used in the coronation of Japan's next emperor in October 2019 has arrived in Tokyo. Crown Prince Naruhito will step on the throne on May 1 of next year, the day after his 84-year-old father, Emperor Akihito abdicates. On the left, the Takamikura throne, and on...
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