University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: CG94-1-53
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Technique:Block Printed
Iconography:Stela
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1994

Description

Block print on paper with black ink calligraphy showing the Tsubo no Ishibumi (壺の碑) stela which gives the distances to Nara from the site of Tagajo (多賀城). One side illustrates the stela with calligraphy on the surface. The other side is entirely writing.


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