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Old Japan Comes to Life in Images From The Metropolitan Museum of Art Archives

Samurai in Yokohama, ca. 1866 by Felice Beato. Rare photo of true samurai: a year or two after this photograph was taken, the samurai were abolished.

Cold Winds - detail by Takako Ishinami, Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan, a prize winning quilt from the International Quilt Week Yokohama 2011. Photo at Quilt Market 2012 by The Plaid Portico

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 16: Paolo Guerrero of Corinthians celebrates after scoring during the FIFA Club World Cup Final Match between Corinthians and Chelsea at International Stadium Yokohama on December 16, 2012 in Yokohama, Japan. (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)