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[Ginkaku-ji Temple] [lantern slide]: sand garden, with its flat-topped cone of sand suggesting Mount Fuji

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Physical description:
1 lantern slide: col. ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
Japan
Kyoto
Silver Pavilion (Kyoto, Japan)
Ginkaku-ji Temple (Kyoto, Japan)
Date:
1935
1935 May
Notes:
In the evening the sand cone appears as a silver moon when viewed from above. Other names associated with the site include the Silver Pavilion and Jishō-ji (Temple of Shining Mercy).
The site was visited by the Garden Club of America tour on May 22, 1935.
Historic plate number: "13."
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Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Gardens, PO Box 37012, Capital Gallery, Suite 3300, MRC 506, Washington, DC 20013-7012
Topic:
Spring
Sand
Cone
Pavilions
Temples
Gardens
Local number:
JA007001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_193765

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