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White Gold: Takehara and the Salt Trade



5. January. 2019

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In Takehara, salt was a way of life. Salt was the foundation of business empires. Fortunes were won and lost in the trade. The extent of the wealth pulled from salty waters of the Inland Sea is difficult for us to imagine now. Times have changed and there are no longer fortunes to be made in the salt trade, but the traditions are being kept alive.

White Gold: Takehara and the Salt Trade

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