mid 18th century
Each: 11 7/16 x 66 15/16 in. (29 x 170 cm) (show scale)
Chinese characters on back
Inscription bears a date: Kan'en 2 (=1750), which is the date of the dedication, probably very close to the date of the garment from which the temple banner was made.
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Bequest of Ellen S. Bates
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Temple Hangings, mid 18th century. Silk, Each: 11 7/16 x 66 15/16 in. (29 x 170 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Ellen S. Bates, 28.116. Creative Commons-BY
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