Panorama, Itsukushima Shrine

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Chris Lewis
published on 30 May 2019
Panorama, Itsukushima Shrine

A section of the stilted buildings at 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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Lewis, C. (2019, May 30). Panorama, Itsukushima Shrine. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10820/

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