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 foreground is a lake scene with a brown house on the bank, overlooking water with red boaters. Beneath the scene is a row of Japanese characters. In the background is a blue mountain and skyline with columns of black Japanese characters. There are two selvage edges and two raw edges.