Boroichi -Setagaya Rag Fair - No.1

I visited "Boroichi "
-Rag Fair -
Setagaya in Tokyo
Dec. 15, 16 2009 ; Jan. 15, 16 2010 / 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

I rode a train for "Setagaya Sta." on the Setagaya Line.

Please enjoy the scenery of the market.
"Interesting Articles
Serialization No. 1

Please click on photos to see details of goods ♪

Is there anything which
you are interested in ?

The follows are quotation from
SETAGAYA Municipal Newsletter.

A traditional festival with history that dates back some 430 years,
Setagaya's Boroichi is a flea market.
There will be approximately 750 stalls this year,
closely packed together and selling everything
from antiques to old clothing and sundries.

The History of Boroich (Rag Fair)

The origins of which are believed to go back to
the Rakuich Okitegaki (the written laws governing rakuichi,
a place where merchants could trade freely
under the protection of a feudal lord in the Warring States period)
issued by Hojo Ujimasa in 1578.

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4 件のコメント:

  1. Thanks for the tour on the market
    I wish we could go shopping together :-)
    So nice pictures .....
    Kareltje =^.^=

    Have a relaxing weekend
    Anya :-)

  2. I saw a beautiful red jacket with silver buttons! Anzu says that is right for me!

  3. To Anya
    I'm glad to hear your comment.。o@(^-^)@o。
    I wanted to look for together the goods
    which you are interested in.

    Thanks to you !

  4. To amatamari
    Glad you could drop in.
    Thanks ヽ(^-^ )♪

    The red jacket cut a brilliant figure.
    I could not help looking at it.


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