Ichino-torii (the first gate),Suwa Shrine
Ichino-Torii Suwa Shrine, Nagasaki
[ID] 3840กกกก( ID:3840 )
[Photographer] unknown
[Place] Nagasaki
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 92x142
[Cabinet] 74-17-0
[Keyword] historic sites/shrine/torii

This hand-tinted picture postcard published between 1890 and 1920 is entitled "Ichino Torii, Suwa Shinto Shrine, Nagasaki". It shows the entrance to the shrine. The great bronze torii gate was first built in 1831, and the tablet reads "Chinzei Taisha." The gate cuts an imposing figure.