Scarce DS in Japanese, signed by Hirohito as emperor of Japan, one page, 23.5 x 18, December 7, 1936. Document conferring the Order of the Sacred Treasure Grand Cross to Tetsutaro Inoue of Kyoto University, boldly signed by Hirohito. Neatly rolled and housed in its original wooden presentation box. In fine condition, with expected document wear. Accompanied by three examples of the Sacred Treasure of the Grand Cross medals, all housed in their original lacquered presentation boxes and two with their corresponding lapel pins.
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