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please excuse my ignorance, i mean not to offend, i was told this was japanese script & have not a clue 00000002.JPG
anyone know what language this antique wooden carving is written in and can you translate
my mother left this after her passing and never knew the true origin, words or possible meaning
thanks in advance for your time and thoughtful consideration

life is the random lottery of events followed by numerous narrow escapes...accept the good
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Toritoribe

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That's a signboard hung on outside (or maybe inside) wall of a sake shop.

Brewer Fujioka-honke in Fushimi town (probably in Kyoto)

High Quality Sake Registered Trademark Fujisakae (brand name)

Special sales agents Sano-ya (shop's name)
 

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toritoribe,
thank you for your gracious detailed reply
i can get other photos if needed
i'll pass this on to my sister that will be so excited for these details
thank you again!
 
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