Bell Tower (Nan-in Amulet Issuing Temple)

It is a simple and well balanced shōrō (belfry) with an hiwadabuki roof and a flared, skirt-like, lower portion called hakamagoshi. The actual belfry was built in 1792 (2nd year of Tenmei Era) and restored in 1814 (11st year of Bunka Era).

Designation Category
Cultural Property of Shiga Prefecture
The Period
11th year of Bunka Era (1814)

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