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Q.1317

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Aizu cotton, super-fine Kawamata silk and the Aizu lacquerware are some of the raw materials native to this area. Recognising the work of craftsmen using these materials, the designer Jimmy Choo used these for a one-off set of shoes. In April 2014, he launched them at a lecture which also showcased the work of the local craftsmen.

Which area in Asia is this?

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