Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine

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Mark Cartwright
by xiquinhosilva
published on 30 May 2019
Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine

The five-storey pagoda of the Shinto Itsukushima Shrine, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The shrine was first built in the 6th century CE and greatly expanded in 1168 CE by Taira no Kiyomori (1118-1181 CE).

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xiquinhosilva, . (2019, May 30). Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10819/

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xiquinhosilva, . "Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 30, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10819/.

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xiquinhosilva, . "Five-storey Pagoda, Itsukushima Shrine." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 30 May 2019. Web. 25 Jun 2019.

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