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Envelope

Object Number:29-96-703E
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Period: Meiji
Date Made: 1894
Early Date: 1894
Late Date: 1894
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
English Language
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:CG94-1-49A - Found in Collection Number

Description

Envelope with Japanese writing in black ink. The word "Nichereen" appears at the top most likely in reference to Nichiren Buddhism which places special importance on the Lotus Sutra. The envelope is associated with a print of a portrait of Nichiren Shoshu (29-96-703A-D).

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