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Helen And Nara Looking In Boxes
Helen And Nara Looking In Boxes
People: Helen, Nara

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Cobble Floor In Fish Market
Cobble Floor In Fish Market
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Yellow Fin Tuna On The Floor
Yellow Fin Tuna On The Floor
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Knives
I like the pattern of light on these knives. They weren't cheap - I believe they were intended for people working in the market and the restauraunts that shop there.
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Rows Of Stalls In The Market
Rows Of Stalls In The Market
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Looking At Product
I like the stone floor (which is washed clean) and the windows in the ceiling.
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Ball Of Octopus
Ball Of Octopus
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Shopping Anyone
Mostly tourist stuff - snacks, toys, small items.
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Row In Fish Market
I love the cobblestone floor in here - I think it shows how old the building is.
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Cuts Of Tuna
Cuts Of Tuna
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Sea Eurchins
Sea Eurchins
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Dried Fish
This stall sold mostly dried things. I have no idea what type of fish this is.
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Dried Fish

Octopus Balled Up
This is going to become sushi in some restaurant. Perhaps a little Takoyaki? See an example in a Kyoto Market
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Entrance To Fish Market
This is the entrance to the larger fish market. You can see the carts that run through the market bringing boxes of fish out to the larger street trucks.
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Entrance To Fish Market

Pieces Of Tuna In Freezer
I think these pieces of fish are of saleable size for restaurants.
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Pieces Of Tuna In Freezer

Ascidians - Halocynthia roretzi
The internet has come through - apparently they are ascidians - specifically Halocynthia roretzi. Ascidians are sea squirts hermaphrodite marine invertebrates that live in shallow ocean waters, and which are thought to exhibit characteristics of the evolutionary ancestors of chordates and vertebrates. (Thanks goes to Karen Sanamyan at ascidiacea.com/
Species: Halocynthia roretzi (Maboya in Japanese)

John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Ascidians - Halocynthia roretzi

Carving Up Tuna
You can see the body is fully of ice - I'm not sure if that means this is fresh fish or frozen, but if it was frozen they would probably be using the band saw.
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Carving Up Tuna

Snails
I'm not sure why the shells on these snails are so broken. I'm not sure if these are salt water or fresh or how it's eaten.
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Processing Area
The hanger doesn't have central lighting (that I saw), but there are large sky lights. Most of the vendors had lighting over their sales area, but some parts of the building were quite dark.
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > A Second Trip to Japan > Tsukiji Fish Market > Processing Area