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"Metalwork"

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 13  March 23, 2021 (Tue) - June 20, 2021 (Sun)

  
Set of Five Buddhist Ritual Implements
By Murata Seimin, Edo period, 19th century

This exhibition provides a historical overview of Japanese metalwork from the Heian (794–1192) to the Edo (1603–1868) period. Objects are displayed by category, such as Buddhist ritual implements, mirrors, tea kettles, objects with designs in cloisonné, decorative fittings, and okimono ornaments. Visitors are invited to view the beauty of metals such as gold, silver, copper, and iron, as well as the shapes they were crafted into, and the designs they were freely embellished with.

Major Work(s) on Exhibit 7 results
Designation Name Amount Creation Excavation Period Acquisition Ownership Comment
Set of Five Buddhist Ritual Implements By Murata Seimin (1761–1837) Edo period, 19th century E-13001
_MD_RECOMMEND Important Cultural Property Incense Burner Kamakura period, 13th century Lent by Kōken-ji Temple, Kagawa
_MD_RECOMMEND Important Cultural Property Set of Six Buddhist Ritual Bowls Kamakura period, 13th century Lent by Kōken-ji Temple, Kagawa
_MD_RECOMMEND Important Cultural Property Incense Burner with a Weighted Handle Kamakura period, 13th century Lent by Kongō-ji Temple, Osaka
_MD_RECOMMEND National Treasure "Flower Garland" Temple Decoration with "Hōsōge" Floral Vines Heian period, 12th century Lent by Jinshō-ji Temple, Shiga
_MD_EXPLANATION Important Cultural Property Hanging Lantern with Plums and Bamboo Found at Chiba-dera Temple Site, Chiba Muromachi period, 1550 (Tenbun 19) Gift of Mr. Hatano Yūjirō, E-14570
_MD_RECOMMEND Important Cultural Property Hanging Lantern Edo period, 1604 (Keichō 9) Lent by Yoshino Mikumari Shrine, Nara
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