Lotus Sutra on Bronze Plaque: Chapter 4, Ken Hoto bon (detail)

Published/Created:
686
Physical Description:
H: 83 cm, Thickness: 3 cm
cast bronze with gilding (tokin)
Notes:
Inscription on bottom indicates that it was dedicated by monk Domyo for prosperity of Tenmu (Asuka Kiyomihara omiya ruler, using term Tenno).
Variant Titles:
銅板法華説相図
Topics:
Metalwork -- Japan -- Early Nara (Hakuho period), ca. 645-710 -- Bronze -- (YVRC)
Accession Number:
2888-029
Genre:
religious texts (AAT)
sculpture: reliefs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Books, Journals & Pamphlets
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
R: YVRC
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection, Asian Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Hasedera (Nara Prefecture, Japan)
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 206213
OID:
476460
PID:
digcoll:2090493