About this object

History of use

Temple banners


Collected by the paper making library & museum, Tokyo, between 1957 and 1959.

Physical description

Rectangular white cloth with dyed designs. In the centre are three tree motifs in dark blue. At the base of the trees are six floral motifs in light blue-gray. On one end are two rows of Japanese characters in dark blue. There are two selvage edges and two raw edges.