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Temple Banner

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Object Number:29-96-172
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Buddhist Temple
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Silk
Metal
Technique:Riveted
Embossed
Length: 41.3 cm
Width: 11 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Buddhist temple banner. Maroon silk strips sewn in strips. Riveted to wood top covered with same silk. Capped by embossed metal rin holder. Four strips of silk hanging from wood part. 29-96-171, 29-96-172 and 29-96-173 are very similar. Note on card says that there are two of this number in June 1963, same color.

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