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Hōji (宝治) was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Kangen and before Kenchō. This period started in February 1247 and ended in March 1249. The reigning emperor was Go-Fukakusa-tennō (後深草天皇,).

Events of the Hōji era

Gold coin minted during the Hōji era
  • 1247 (Hōji 1): The Hōji conflict; Hōjo family destroyed the Miura family; and in so doing, the clan consolidated its authority as regents.

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