View of the Front Gate, Tosho-gu Shrine, Nikko, Japan, 1900
Reference Number: PA1-f-146-23-4
View of the Front Gate or main entrance into the Tosho-gu Shrine complex, Nikko, Japan. Photographed in 1900 by Thomas Pringle
1 image, related to Tokugawa Ieyasu 1542-1616, Kora Munehiro 1574-1646, Tosho-gu (Nikko, Japan), Nikko, Japan, Buildings - Japan, Temples - Japan, Tombs & sepulchral monuments - Japan and Architecture - Japan.
Thomas Pringle album, Reference Number PA1-f-146 (25 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print. Single photograph
Historical Notes: The Tosho-gu Shrine was built in 1616-1617 as the mausoleum or mortuary temple of the Shogun Tokogawa Ieyasu (1542-1616). Ieyasu was the first Shogun of the Edo period (1603-1868) of Japanese history. Edo is the old name for Tokyo.
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