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In Photos: Handmade Japanese combs combine beauty, practicality, and artisanal passion

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Yutaka Saito, head of traditional boxwood comb shop Yonoya Kushiho, is seen in a workspace of the shop in Tokyo's Taito Ward, with an old sign containing comb designs and the words, "Place of craftsmanship," hung in the background, in this photo taken on July 12, 2021. (Mainichi/Junichi Sasaki)

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