Reports on Research Surveys by Year

December 8-18, 2012

The 4th Wales Survey

Conducted by National Museum of Japanese History (Okubo, "Overseas Locations Survey Team (General Survey)")

Locations surveyed: Aberystwyth University Museum and National Museum of Wales

Local contacts: Neil Holland (curator), Mr. Andrew Renton (curator), and Williams (curator)

Participants: Yoshihiro Miki

Based on findings from the current survey, a special exhibition on Japan will be held at the National Museum of Wales in 2016. Future plans for the project will be developed jointly with NIHU and NMJH. Surveys were conducted at St Fagans National History Museum, a satellite of the National Museum of Wales (curator Williams) and at Aberystwyth University School of Art (curator Holland). A preliminary inspection was also made of items at the Maidstone Museum and Art Gallery (Willy, curator) in Kent, England.

(Text: Miki)


Aberystwyth University Museum