Tsurigane, Japanese Bonshō Temple Bell
Item description - YO23010144
The Japanese temple bell, beter known as Tsurigane (釣鐘) or Bonshō (梵鐘), is used in Buddhist temples all over Japan to summon the monks for prayer or to indicate the time of day. Unlike other bells, Japanese temple bells are rang from the outside by slamming a wooden beam or hammer against it.
Around this particular bell there are carvings of characters. The characters are: 醤集主仁智定由舷子札人塩諸金油大酒受妙.
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• Origin: Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, Japan
• Material: Copper
• Age: Meiji Period
• Condition: Good, in spite of its age
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|YO23010144||12 cm||12 cm||22 cm||€ Item is Sold|
|EUR: 875.00 ⇒ EUR: Item is Sold|
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