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Item
Buddhist Temple/Shrine Monmaku
(Decorative Offering Banner)
NOTE - The first and second photos put together show the whole banner.

Cotton
Age
Dated Showa 33, 1958
Condition Very good overall condition, no holes or tears
Size
2 X 11.5 feet, 60 X 355 cm
Medium-Heavy Weight
Discussion This offering banner hung upright on a pole just outside the temple's entrance. It's common in Japan for people to provide such decorations for their temples, especially during holidays or temple special events. See offering details on 5th photo