The Oda clan (織田氏) was a family of Japanese daimyo who were to become an important political force in the unification of Japan in the mid-16th century. Though they had the climax of their fame under Oda Nobunaga and fell from the spotlight soon after, several branches of the family would continue on as daimyo houses until the Meiji Restoration. See "Oda clan". Wikipedia. Retrieved 2014-12-14. Kamon (家紋), also Mon (紋), monsho (紋章), and mondokoro (紋章), are Japanese emblems used to decorate and identify an individual or family.