Uji Bridge, Ise

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by David Z.
published on 05 April 2017
Uji Bridge, Ise

The wooden Uji Bridge at the Ise Grand Shrine, sacred to the Shinto goddess Amaterasu. The shrine was first built in 4 BCE and since the 7th century CE the bridge has been rebuilt exactly every 20 years. Mie Prefecture, Japan.

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Z., D. (2017, April 05). Uji Bridge, Ise. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6482/

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Z., David. "Uji Bridge, Ise." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 05, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6482/.

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