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Item Buddhist Temple Pilgrim's Cotton Vest

The Shikoku Island Pilgrimage or Shikoku Junrei is a pilgrimage associated with the Buddhist monk Kukai. The pilgrim traveled by foot for 30 to 60 days to visit 88 temples in a set order where the Buddhist priest stamped the jacket with the temples' seals in red. A large numbers of pilgrims known as o-henro-san still undertake the journey
Mid to late 1900s
Fabric 100% Cotton
Machine made/sewn.
Top of collar to bottom edge:
27 inches, 69 cm
Across shoulders:
24 inches, 60 cm
Across the bottom:
24 inches, 60 cm

Summer pilgrimage weight:
5 oz, 135 g
Fair condition as see in photos.

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