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Towel

Native Name奉納手拭い
Object Number:29-96-646
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Higashi Honganji
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Votive hand towel (Hônô tenugui). Green background. White letters. Three petaled flower in a circle. Japanese characters say Nagoya shi (address); Kondo (name). Label reads: "Higashi Hongwanji temple, Nagoya."

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