Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Peter Cartledge
published on 13 May 2019
Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji

The Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji. It was originally the private residence of the retired shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa (l. 1436-1490 CE, r. 1449-1474 CE). Built in the late 15th century CE, the hall contains the oldest surviving example of a tea ceremony room in Japan.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Cartledge, P. (2019, May 13). Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10618/

Chicago Style

Cartledge, Peter. "Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 13, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10618/.

MLA Style

Cartledge, Peter. "Togudo Hall, Ginkaku-ji." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 13 May 2019. Web. 24 May 2019.

Remove Ads

Advertisement