B191. The Kasuga Shrine Art Masterpieces and Treasures
B191. The Kasuga Shrine Art Masterpieces and Treasures. 1987. Softbound, 8 ¼ x 11 ¾”, unpaginated (about 100 pages) in Japanese with loose flyers in English: About the Shrine and list of pieces. Kasuga Taisha, the largest Shrine in Nara City (ancient capital), was founded 1,200 years ago. This is a catalog of the Shrine’s treasures, amny of which are National Treasures. Swrds and mountings and many other fine pieces are included. A very beautiful book.
There are a few scuffs on the back cover and a lower corner is slightly bumped; otherwise all is well. 1 pound, 5 ounces. $35.