ARTISTS

Amita Arthur & Bond Asahi Shoten Ashihara Fujii, Yoshitoyo Fukui Hagiya, Katsuhira Hattori, Kintaro Ikeda, Seisuke G. Ikoma Kagawa, Katsuhiro Kawano, Yoshinosuke Komai, Otojiro Komai, Seibei Kuhn & Komor Kumeno, Teitaro Kuroda, Kiichi Kyoto Damascene Mitsui, Yoshio Mitsukoshi Miyamoto Shoko Murakami Toyo Nagata Namikawa, Yasuyuki Nogawa, Noboru Ogurusu Ohayo Okubo Brothers Samurai Shokai Takeda Brothers Uyeda, Kichigoro Yamanaka

Amita Co. artists: Minai, Torahiko Kanamori, Takeshi

Other artists

G. IKOMA LTD. 生駒 株式会社

HISTORY
Gonkichi Ikoma.

In 1870, Gonkichi Ikoma (権七 生駒) has founded his workshop, which specialized in a jewelry and watches production.

Ikoma's first shop (late 1800's).

Signboard from one of the old Ikoma shops (present day).

In 1923, a G. Ikoma Ltd. was officially established. The construction of the Ikoma Building, the head office of G. Ikoma Ltd., was completed in 1930.

The Ikoma building in 1930.

Inside the Ikoma building in 1930.

The building was designed by Heizo So, who also designed Naniwa Bridge (Sakai-suji) and Kunijima Purification Plant. The building features a rooftop clock tower, bay and round windows designed after a clock pendulum, and seven sculptures of eagles above the entrance (two locations) and on the show windows (five locations).

The Ikoma building today.

ADDRESS

2-2-12 Hirano-cho, Chuo-ku, Osaka

MARKS



Trade mark of the G. Ikoma Ltd.



生駒
Ikoma



Ikoma hallmark


純銀生駒製
純 (sterling) 銀 (silver) 生駒 (Ikoma) 製 (made by)
Jungin Ikoma sei
Sterling silver, made by Ikoma

Individual marks of artists from the G. Ikoma Ltd.



光山
KOZAN

ADVERTISEMENTS
Sticker
Flyer from 1930's

EXAMPLES (from the internet)