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In Photos: Akita Pref.'s 'magewappa' bent-wood containers filled with finesse

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An artisan, Isao Takashimizu, wraps a wood piece around a cylindrical mold to form the side of a round container at Odate Kougeisha Co. Ltd. in Odate, Akita Prefecture, on Sept. 25, 2021. (Satoshi Takahashi)

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