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Object Title大石武道櫻上巻
Object Number:29-26-635A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 20th Century
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1990
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Wood
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Credit Line:Gift of T. Broom Belfield, 1927
Other Number:CG94-1-88 - Found in Collection Number
638a - Other Number

Description

Story of the 47 Ronin, one of three scrolls. Long scroll unrolls right to left - narrative style. 56 sections of character writing which are numbered in pencil. Some of these characters, primarily men, appear on both the interior and the exterior of a building; some men are seen in a parade. In the last scene, there are tombstones and lanterns. Sticker affixed with the name "T. BROOM BELFIELD". Far left section has small gold squares like glitter. Wooden scroll ends.Tag on scroll end says study material modern reproduction.

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