Shiba Zojoji Temple° 2°ň
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[ID] 3218°°°°( ID:3218 )
[Photographer] Usui Shuzaburo?
[Album] Usui Shuzaburo?
[Place] Tokyo
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 255x208
[Cabinet] 65-38-0
[Keyword] Zojoji/grave/Shogun
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Chokugaku Gate, the main entrance to the mausoleum of the 7th Shogun Tokugawa Ietsugu, and the bell tower are viewed from the south. There are carvings of dragons on the gateposts. The most opulent of the Tokugawa mausoleums at Zojoji Temple, it was the last built exclusively as a mausoleum. Subsequent shoguns were enshrined in existing mausoleums in accordance with the wishes of the 8th Shogun Yoshimune.