Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309
Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309

Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll Vtg Shinran Shonin Owakigake Jodo Shinshu BA309

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Vtg Japanese Buddhist Altar Fitting Scroll

This is a Japanese vintage silk and paper hanging scroll (Owakigake) representing the Buddhist monk Shinran, founder of the Jodo Shinshu sect. The monk is sitting and holding a prayer bracelet in his hands. This scroll is an icon displayed in Japanese Buddhist home altars, Butsudan. It is a powerful religious image, aimed to be at the center of an altar. This Owakigake is dark blue and red with gold floral details. 

  • Gold, dark blue, red, green, black
  • Silk, paper, wood, metal
  • C1930
  • Item weight: 15 grams
  • Packed weight: 200 grams
  • Approx. 26 cm tall x 12.5 cm wide x 1 cm thick
  • Good condition considering age. Warped. Stains and marks on icon, discoloration. Tear on the bottom right. Pin holes (top center). Wear on the fabric and the metal parts. Wear and tear due to use. Please see the photos.
  • This piece was purchased at the famous Osu Antique Market in Nagoya, Japan 

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About Us: We are Dan and Maiko. Since moving to Japan in 2001, we have gained a vast knowledge of Japanese antiques and vintage items and we are happy to bring you many beautiful items from Japan.  If you have any questions please contact us.  

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