Japanese Patterns of Design

Kamon the Avant-garde: Interview with Japanese Family Crest Artisans

Kamon: There’s a thousand-year tradition that the Japanese pass their family crests from generation to generation. The family crest is called “Kamon” in Japanese, which could be seen...

Japanese Family Crest: List of the Lineage Symbols

Japanese Family Crest – it is only for the Royal Family and the nobles in the western world, the family crest. However, in Japan, every family has its own crest which is called Kamon in Japanese. Its...

Category - Japanology