Seller of tsukemono,pickles
TSKEMONOYA
[ID] 809กกกก( ID:809 )
[Photographer] THE FAR EAST
[Album] THE FAR EAST
[Place] unknown
[Date] Early Meiji
[Color] mono
[Size] 132x93
[Cabinet] 17-49-0
[Keyword] peddler/man and woman

Carried on page 223 of the January 22, 1873 edition of "The Far East." Entitled "Japanese pickle shop ". The explanation has it that although the Japanese diet did not suit foreigners because of its avoidance of meat, the smell of these pickles was particularly unbearable.