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Bronze bell No. 13 from the Kamo-Iwakura site

Unkownaround 1st century

Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo

Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo
Izumo city, Japan

National treasure. The dotaku unearthed from the Kamo Iwakura site have a nested structure. In this way, No.14 dotaku was set into this dotaku. In the center of the handle, the mark 'X' has been inscribed. It was made from the same mold as Orisaka dotaku in Tottori prefecture.

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  • Title: Bronze bell No. 13 from the Kamo-Iwakura site
  • Date: around 1st century
  • Unkown: Unkown
  • Physical Dimensions: h44.5
  • Provenance: Agency for Cultural Affairs
  • Type: casting
  • Rights: 文化庁蔵

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