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1959 Tests for Colour Blindness, Gorgeous Book from 1959 Japan, Rare Collectible, Beautifully Ccrafted, Gift Display Inspiration Tokyo Kyoto

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Amazing and gorgeous! Vintage Japanese book designed to test for color blindness.

Produced (I can't say "written") by S. Ishihara, this contains no text at all....just 38 color plates consisting of dots of various sizes, with a number that will pop out at you in a different hue, assuming you aren't color blind.

Each plate is just under 5" x 5", and is tucked into slots in the heavy black card stock pages.

Beautifully crafted and so pleasing to flip through.

Condition is fabulous, with no tears or spots or flaws. There is no introduction, no publishing information (except on the cover), no print at all inside - just the 38 plates, each numbered in a tiny font at the bottom of the cards.

Fabulous for display - amaze and test your friends - keep on the coffee table - or use for crafting purposes, if you can bear to dismantle this work of art.

Inside is a pocket vision screener that some long ago optician must have tucked inside.

Book measures 7.5" long, 6" wide, 1.5" high.


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1959 Tests for Colour Blindness, Gorgeous Book from 1959 Japan, Rare Collectible, Beautifully Ccrafted, Gift Display Inspiration Tokyo Kyoto

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  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: Card stock, book binding, color inks
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