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My 1st ebook on Japanese medals.
The title is:
The Imperial Ordinances for War and
Commemorative Medals of Japan and
Manchukuo, 4th Edition

All Japanese medal collectors will need this reference.
Includes full translations of the Imperial Ordinances for the
nine War Medals, the twelve Commemorative Medals, and the
six Manchukuo medals. The ordinances specify the designs,
the dates, the conditions of eligibility, and other essential
details. Photos of the medals, most cases, and most award
documents included.

The book is 94 pages and the cost is
550 yen. I will email you
the file within 24 hours after payment.

This is an ebook, NOT a paper book.
My 2nd ebook on Japanese medals and badges.
The title is:
Imperial Japan Medals and Badges Book #2:
Order of Precedence, Rosettes &
Ryakuju, and
Assorted Badges of Japan and Manchukuo

Included are the following: Order of Precedence for Wearing Medals; Rosettes,
Service Ribbons, and Miniature Medals; Army NCO badge; Military Merit Badge;
Army Technical Skills Badge; Field Marshall's Badge; Aide-de-Camp Badge;
Manchukuo Pilot Badge; Local Administration Merit Badge (Manchukuo); Kouan
[Hsingan] Province Government Employee Badge  (Manchukuo); Merit Badge
(Manchukuo); Aide-de-Camp badge (Manchukuo); General's Badge
(Manchukuo); Military Medals for Animals.

The book is 21 pages and the cost is
250 yen. I will email you the file within 24
hours after payment.

This is an ebook, NOT a paper book.
My 3rd ebook on Japanese medals.
The title is:
The Order of Culture and the Medals of
Honor, 2nd Edition
The book is 35 pages and the cost is 290 yen. I will email
you the file within 24 hours after payment.

This is an ebook, NOT a paper book.
Black and white line original line drawings of the 1935 Manchukuo Imperial Navy
Uniform Ordinance. No commentary, just translations for each picture.
The title is:
The Manchukuo Imperial Navy Uniform Ordinance of 1935
The book is 45 total pages and the cost is 50 yen. I will email you the file within 24
hours after payment.

This is an ebook, NOT a paper book.

VOLUME 1 (12 issues and 1 supplement):
1200 yen

See individual issue details HERE
Nice Meiji Shrine cloisonne mum pin.

Item name: Meiji
Price:  2,590 yen  
Nice enamel badge. Missing the reverse pin.
'Award. Showa 15 [1940]. Merit Award. Miyagi Prefecture [???]  Federated Union Association.'

Item name: Miyagi
Price:  2,590 yen  
Cigarette case, I believe. Inscribed
'Showa 11 [1936] Visit from the Emperor
Commemorative. Hokkaido.'

The case itself measures 12 cm x 10 cm. And 5
cm tall. Also included is the original box.

Item name: Hokkaido
Price:  15,990 yen  
Nice used medal display case. Excellent for displaying a rare piece.
A medal would be attached to the gold chain at the top.

The attached metal plate says 'Celebration. Ministry of Justice.' Above this plate are traces of
an additional plate having been removed.

The case itself measures about 19 cm tall.

Item name: Justice
Price:  7,990 yen  
Nice used medal display case. Excellent for displaying a rare piece.
A medal would be attached to the horizontal metal piece.

The attached metal chrysanthemum and other piece have some wear/damage.

The case itself measures about 24 cm tall.

Item name: display
Price:  6,990 yen  
The reverse inscription '専売局' refers to the government ministry
in charge of selling salt, camphor, and mostly tobacco. In 1937 it
also controlled sales of alcohol, and in 1943 oil was added. This
ministry existed from 1898 to 1949, when it became private.

Inscribed 'Award. Tobacco Ministry.'

The case reads 'Silver Medal. Diligent Service Badge.'

Item name: Tobacco
Price:  1,990 yen  
The reverse inscription '専売局' refers to the government ministry
in charge of selling salt, camphor, and mostly tobacco. In 1937 it
also controlled sales of alcohol, and in 1943 oil was added. This
ministry existed from 1898 to 1949, when it became private.

Inscribed 'Award. Tobacco Ministry.'

The case reads 'Bronze Medal. Diligent Service Badge.'

Item name: Tobacco2
Price:  1,990 yen  
Inscribed on obverse: 'Celebration of
Victorious Return.' On reverse: '37-8
Years War Service.' This refers to the
1904-5 Russia War.

Also: 'Kuga District Noble Warrior
Association. Same Towns Noble Warrior
Association Branch.' Kuga District is in
Yamaguchi Prefecture.

The main badge appears to be sterling
silver, but there is no hallmark.

The case is not original to this badge.

Item name: Kuga
Price:  7,990 yen  
Inscribed on obverse: 'Hiroshima Prefecture.' On reverse: 'Horse Riding Association Member Badge.'
Probably 1920s vintage
Sterling silver, weighs about 18 grams; hallmarked on reverse.

No case.

Item name: Horse
Price:  3,990 yen  
Inpaku Navy Institute Discussion Association Member Badge.
Probably late Meiji era.

Item name: Inpaku
Price:  1,990 yen  


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1941 Japan Seafarer Relief Association card allowing a visitation at the Osaka Hospital. Original
envelope included.

Item name: Seafarer
Price:  1,290 yen  
A collection of items from the Japan Sea Cadet Federation.
Established in 1925 as a branch of the Boy Scouts, it
became independent in 1938. It accepts boys and girls from
kindergarten to high school and teaches them the various
skills needed at sea: rope skills, flag signaling, sailing, etc.

Although none of these pieces are dated, most appear to be
post-war.

Item name: JSF
Price:  2,690 yen
Post-war Fire Department Merit Award.

Item name: FD1
Price:  1,990 yen  


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Post-war Fire Department Merit Award.

Item name: FD2
Price:  1,990 yen  
Heisei Emperor Enthronement Fire Department  Award.

Item name: FD3
Price:  2,490 yen  


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Very rare wartime Military Police (Kempei-tai 憲兵隊) badge (watch fob).

Inscribed '[?] Town. Kempei Unit. Maru-no-uchi Horse Skills Association.
Federated Athletic Association. Showa 10 [1935].'

Item name: Police
Price:  22,990 yen