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. Through the middle is a band of small blue dots. Scattered across the band are flowers in red and pink. Towards one end there are four large circles arranged diagonally, in green, blue, red and brown. There are two selvage edges and two raw edges.