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Bell

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Object Number:A1829.14
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Tokyo
Zojoji Temple
Period: Edo Period
Date Made: 1705
Early Date: 1705
Late Date: 1705
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Lion
Credit Line:Deposited by Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1919

Description

One of six bells that goes with a Japanese bronze lantern. Has a clapper inside.

Bibliography:

[Article] Nishimura, Yoko. "The Tale of the Tokugawa Artifacts: Japanese Funerary Lanterns at the Penn Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 61. no. 1. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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