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J-GLOBAL ID:201110054748929898   Research Resource code:1000001902 Update date:Nov. 18, 2004

大谷探検隊収集西域資料

大谷探検隊収集西域資料
Owning Organization:
Contact: TANAKA Risho
Resource classification: Valuable Book Collection
Research area  (1): Indian philosophy/Buddhism studies
Overview:
This collection contains materials, which ware brought
back by the so called 1st, 2nd and 3rd Otani Expedition,
organized by 22nd Monsyu of Nishi Honganji
(Highest Archbishop) Kyojyo Shonin, early in the 20th
century. It contains about 9000 items of several fields,
such as old manuscript of Buddhist scriptures found in
Tonkoh, social economic materials, wooden letter, rubbed
copies of epigraphs, dry plates, old coins, cloth peaces,
botanical specimens. Among these materials, two letters of
李柏尺牘稿 are appointed as the important cultural property,
which are known as 李柏文書.
User environment and conditions:
Limited perusal within the building
User procedures and method:
The person in charge gives detailed information

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