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The Last Samurai In Rare Photos From 1800s

We all know a little bit about the Samurai from different movie adaptations of this important time in history.  But now these photos give a whole other depth to the idea of it for us all to enjoy and love.  Take a look at the photos below and you will see what a real Samurai warrior looks like.  These fantastic real photos are the last of the warriors before their right to defend the nation was taken away from them forever.  This is a time period that has gotten all sorts of interest due to its unique history and characteristics, so take a look through these impressive photos and see just how the real warriors of this time period looked and fought.  Their faces all share the same hard characteristics that we known from the dramatizations, but the most impressive part of this is that these are no imposters or re-enactors, these photos show the real deal.

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

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last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s

last samurai photography japan 1800s