It is the periodical carrier which linked Edo to Osaka in the Edo era.
A periodical voyage began in about 1624 and carried miscellaneous goods such as cotton, oil, liquor, soy sauce, the sugar.
The meaning of Higaki comes from that I took the decoration of a lattice established to a both the port side and the right side.
The parts in the kit are processed with a laser. It is easy to assemble the parts cut precisely and reproduces the inside of the then large-scale Japanese-style ship.
Please see the assembly process of this product at the following site.
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