Sakashitamon gate of the imperial palace and threefold turret in southeast of main building
CASTLE OF YEDO,-INNER MOAT
[ID] 1446กกกก( ID:1446 )
[Photographer] F. Beato
[Album] F. Beato (Album)
[Place] Tokyo
[Date] unknown
[Color] mono
[Size] 290x204
[Cabinet] 36-23-0
[Keyword] Edo Castle
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The Sakashita Gate of Edo Castle can be seen to the left over the moat, and to the right is the three-tiered Tatsumi turret in the castle tower. The moat with many gates and the turret were lost in an explosion of gunpowder storage in 1870, one year after this photo was taken.