Daiei (era)

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Daiei (大永), also known as Taiei or Dai-ei, was a Japanese era name (年号,, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Eishō and before Kyōroku. This period started in August 1521 and ended in August 1528.[1] During this time, the emperors were Go-Kashiwabara-tennō (後柏原天皇)[2] and Go-Nara-tennō (後奈良天皇).[3]

Events of the Daiei era[change | change source]

In the 6th year of Daiei, major mining work began at Iwami Ginzan silver mine.
  • 24 January 1525 (Daiei 5, on the 1st day of the 1st month): All ceremonies in the court were suspended because of the lack of funds to support them.[4]
  • 1526 (Daiei 6, 12th month): Shogun Ashikaga Yoshiharu invited archers from neighboring provinces to come to the capital for an archery contest.[6]

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References[change | change source]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Dai-ei" in Japan encyclopedia, p. 138.
  2. Nussbaum, "Go-Kashiwabara Tennō," p. 255.
  3. Nussbaum, "Go-Nara Tennō," p. 257; Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du Japon, pp. 364-373.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Titsingh, p. 372.
  5. Titsingh, p. 372; Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō): 後柏原天皇 (104)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Titsingh, p. 373.
  7. Japan Mint, Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine Coin Set; Archived 2007-12-06 at the Wayback Machine retrieved 2011-12-3.

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