Rare Antique Japanese Military 1895 Taiwan Conquest Army Sake Cup
Rare Antique Japanese Military 1895 Taiwan Conquest Army Sake Cup

Rare Antique Japanese Military 1895 Taiwan Conquest Army Sake Cup

Regular price $49.99

This is an antique Japanese military sake cup, decorated with a pair of flags and the words "Taiwan Conquest Commemoration". This refers to Japan's invasion of Taiwan after the Sino Japanese war - Taiwan was signed over as a Japanese territory but locals resisted, so the Japanese government sent in an army to "pacify" the place.

Condition: Excellent - light fading of the gold

Size: 3.25" across

Rare Antique Japanese Military 1895 Taiwan Conquest Army Sake Cup