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Ancient Chinese Mirrors from Japanese Kofun Burial Mounds

Major Work(s) on Exhibit 3 results
Designation Name Amount Creation Excavation Period Acquisition Ownership Comment
Highlight Important Cultural Property Mirror, Deity and imaginary creature design From Izumikoganezuka Tumulus, Izumi-shi, Osaka Kofun period, 4th century (Chinese-made: 3rd century, dated Keisho 3) J-36931-1
Important Cultural Property Mirror (Inscription of Date 240), Divinity and Animal Design Kofun period, 4th century Gift of Mr. Igarashi Kan'ei and Mr. Negishi Morisaburo, J-5800
Highlight National Treasure Mirror with Human Figures Passed down at Suda Hachiman Shrine, Wakayama Kofun period, 5th–6th century