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Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow')

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Title
Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow')
Collection

Mukujôkô daidarani kyô

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 764 - 770
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Sorimachi 262
Genres
Ceremonial objects
Type of Resource
Three dimensional object
Languages
Japanese
Identifiers
NYPL Exhibition ID: BEL01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c17eb470-c607-012f-d81b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 2019: Digitized
  • 7640: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow')" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 764 - 770. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-d58c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow')" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-d58c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (764 - 770). Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow') Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-d58c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-d58c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (three dimensional object) Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow'), (764 - 770)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=October 24, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Two of The Million Prayer Towers (Hyakumantô 百万塔) showing the base of The Nine-Ringed Spire Prayer Tower inscribed “2nd month, 29th day” (云二月廿九日) and base of tower finial inscribed Yumi 弓 ('bow')