28 April 2012

The Japanese Imperial Family

These pictures are from special commemorative souvenir books, from when the Japanese Emperors visited the United States.
Crown Prince Akihito of Japan and King George V of England.

The beautiful Empress Michiko and Emperor Hirohito of Japan.

Empress Michiko wearing a beautiful dress and tiara, pictured with her husband, the Emperor Akihito and Mr and Mrs Eisenhower.

Empress Michiko with a large, fake stuffed tiger.

Empress Michiko and her husband, Akihito.

The Empress Nagako Kojun, pictured at her coronation in an elaborate kimono.

The Empress Nagako Kojun in a diamond tiara.