Japanese Manhole Covers

While traveling, everything looks exciting and new – even the most mundane things can be beautiful! I was intrigued by the beautiful craft of the utility (i.e. “manhole”) covers I saw all over Japan.  I now collect these pictures wherever I can find them.

Japanese Manhole Covers

From Tokyo Bay

Courtesy of Makiko Boynton – Cover found on the street near Tokyo Bay. Isn’t it pretty?

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