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120824-0051 - Buddhist Funeral Service


Outside Bakumatsu 1860s Other
Buddhists priests conduct a funeral service in a temple.

Published in the French publication Le Tour du Monde, in 1866 (Keio 2). The illustration accompanied an article about Japan by Swiss diplomat M. Aimé Humbert who lived in Japan in 1863-1864. Art by Thérond.

Original text: “Ceremonies funèbres : Service mortuaire au temple.”
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