The Great Bell,Chion-in Temple° 6°ň
CHION IN BELL F32
[ID] 4247°°°°( ID:4247 )
[Photographer] A. Farsari
[Album] A. Farsari (album 2)
[Place] Kyoto
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 191x240
[Cabinet] 82-15-0
[Keyword] temple/flowers and trees
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The big bell of Chion-in Temple is seen from west of the bell tower. Also called "Yoshimizu's Bell," this is the largest bronze bell cast at Sanjo-Kamanza foundry. It is 5.4m high, 2.7m in diameter, 29cm thick, and weighs 7.5 tons.