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Japanese orotone photograph of Itsukushima Shrine at sea

Japanese orotone photograph of Itsukushima Shrine at sea


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Pre 1920: Item # 1294981
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Antique Japanese orotone of Itsukushima Shrine is a Shinto shrine on the island of Itsukushima (popularly known as Miyajima), best known for its "floating" torii gate.[1] It is in the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. The shrine complex is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Japanese government has designated several buildings and possessions as National Treasures. Rare in the fact that nearly all orotones are of the American west and nature as well as Indians . Size 13" 11" overall.