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Antique Japanese Huge Buddhist Temple Bell Dated C.1912

Antique Japanese Huge Buddhist Temple Bell Dated C.1912


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Devotional Objects: Pre 1920: Item # 1255532

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Kyoto, Japan
Shugakuin, Sakyo-ku


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 $2,500.00 
$2500

Exceptional Large shingon buddhist temple bell dated Meiji 44 (C.1912). Also inscribed is the temple from where it is from: Shinkou-Ji in Hisano village in Okayama Ken. The head monk`s name is also inscribed: Ota Ryonen. This temple was established in 739AD. The striker is also very large, lacquered wood with goat skin covering. We have had many bells over the years but this sound goes on forever. 38cm in diameter; 28cm tall. Ask for shipping quote.