A Scene of Prosperity After the Arrival of the Shinshu-banshu
Settsu’s famous sake, which was made with great care by Tamba toji, master brewers from Tamba region, was mainly consumed in Edo. At times, around 1 million barrels were shipped from Kansai area to Edo by taru-kaisen (barrel carrying ships). In addition to Osaka and Nishinomiya, they were shipped from Nada to Edo.
Artist: Utagawa Hiroshige (3rd)
Published: Meiji 10 (1877)
Owned by Hakushika Memorial Museum of Sake