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Subject:Japanese print any ideas
Posted By: Chris Mount Mon, Aug 28, 2017 IP:

Hi picked this up a while ago and found a little info on it apparently advertisement for medicine any ideas for checking age etc size around 500mm x 350mm cheers chris

Subject:Re: Japanese print any ideas
Posted By: I. Nagy Tue, Aug 29, 2017

You are right.
Wakyo-gan (pill) was a gastrointestinal medicine
thought to have been sold in the Meiji era.
官許 和胸丸 Oficially licenced Wakyo-gan (Pill)
備後尾道本店 Bingo Onomichi main store
天命堂謹製  Made by Tenmeido
大人小兒はら一さい For both adult and child
Each small picture around (with name of symptoms) depicts a kind of disease, e.g.
drunkenness,detoxification,vomiting and diarrhoea, sore throat,waterborn poisoning etc.
With regards,

Subject:Re: Japanese print any ideas
Posted By: Stan Tue, Aug 29, 2017

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