Daibutsu (the Great Buddha),Hyogo° 2°ň
A223 DAIBUTSU HIOGO
[ID] 1044
[Photographer] Kusakabe,Kinbei
[Album] Kusakabe,Kinbei
[Place] Kobe
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 278x212
[Cabinet] 23-19-0
[Keyword] statue of Buddha
  Photographs of the same title
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This was built in 1889 by wealthy merchant Nanjo Sobei within the Nofukuji compounds. It was popular as the "Daibutsu of Kobe" after the consecration ceremony in 1891. There are many pictures taken of this statue, but the year that this photo was taken is unknown.