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Kitamae Ship's Journey
Yamagata
Tsuruoka Sakata Yuza
Osaka
Hyogo
Tokushima
Kagawa
Okayama
Hiroshima
Yamaguchi
Fukuoka
Shimane
Tottori
Hyogo
Kyoto
Fukui
Ishikawa
Toyama
Niigata
Yamagata
Akita
Aomori
Hokkaido
Kelp Road and Meiji Restoration
"Benibana" and Kyo Yuzen Printing
The color of beautiful Kyo Yuzen Printing comes from "Benibana" in Yamagata. "Benibana" appeared in the story of "Tale of Genji" as Suetsumuhana. "Benibana" was transported by the Kitamae Ships to Kyoto, and dyed by dyers there.
Benibana
Benibana Dyeing