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Towel

Native Name奉納手拭い
Object Number:29-96-623
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Votive hand towel (Hônô tenugui). Light blue and white background. Single grey flower. Rust letter. Japanese character say Shinchi, Gio, Kyoto (address); Mamehachi (name).

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