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Object of the Week for October 4

S&D Fall Adventures: Samurai at the Smithsonian

Samurai...in flight?! The invention of the balloon struck the people of the late 18th century like a thunderbolt, but most were unable to travel to see one in person. Woodblock prints like this one helped share the excitement of the invention.