INAX Tile Museum

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1-130 Okuei-cho, Tokoname, Japan

INAX Tile Museum Tokoname Reviews

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A excellent collection of decorative tiles Jul 30, 2011
INAX Corporation was a biggest tile company in the world. In 2011, the company was integrated to LIXIL. In 1991, Masayuki Yamamoto, a collector of ancient tile history donated his tile collections to Tokoname city. Tokoname city decided to entrust his collections to INAX Corporation. This company built a museum to exhibit the collection. The collection were the Orient, Islamic, Spanish, Dutch, English, China and Japanese decorative tiles. I was surprised to see old Japanese style ceramic toilets. When I was a child, we didn't have western style toilets. But nowadays we hardly have a chance to see Japanese style toilet in our daily life.
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cotton_foam says:
artistic Tiles are one of the things I like :)
Posted on: Dec 08, 2013
HelenP says:
Yuiko, I love tiles so this is definately my thing. Thank you for sharing.
Posted on: Sep 27, 2012
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