Item No. FT-1901 I $425
Nobori - boys day banner.
Handpainted cotton with family crests The image is of Takenouchi no Sukune, who was a famous warrior-statesman who is attributed with an extraordinary life. He is said to have lived for as long as 150 to 360 years, and to have served as many as six monarchs as a counselor or minister. Best known among the monarchs he served was the empress Jingo Kogo, whom he accompanied on an expedition to Korea. On his return, he became the guardian to the empress's son, the future emperor Ojin, who ascended to the throne in the year 270. (Mythical description from the Dallas Museum of art. )
Dimensions: 20.5'' x 194'' (WxL)
Period: Taisho Period
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