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. Extending from a corner along one side is a branch with red and pink flowers. In the centre are three motifs; a fan, musical instrument and box with handle in brown and green on white ground. There are two selvage edges and two raw edges.