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Tamagawa Chotatsu

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  • Titles: 玉川王子 (Tamagawa ôji / Prince Tamagawa)
  • Other Names: (Shô Shin)
  • Japanese: 玉川 朝達 (Tamagawa Chôtatsu)

Prince Tamagawa Chôtatsu, also known by his Chinese-style name Shô Shin, was a royal prince of the Ryûkyû Kingdom.

The seventh son of King Shô Kô, and younger brother to King Shô Iku, he traveled to Edo in 1850 as the Lead Envoy (seishi) of the last Ryukyuan embassy to Edo.

References

  • Hirayama Toshijirô 平山敏治郎, "Nyûrai Ryûkyû ki" 入来琉球記, Minzoku gaku kenkyûsho kiyô 民俗学研究所紀要 3 (1978/12), 124.
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