"Fumie" (Image to trample on): Christ (Pieta)

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"Fumie" (Image to trample on): Christ (Pieta)

Sculpture / Edo

Edo period, 17th century

Frame: inumaki wood

長17.9×幅13.6

1枚

Important Cultural Property

The authorities used images like this one to root out hidden Christians. Those who were commanded to but refused to trample on these images were revealed as being Christian.(C-712、716、717、1004共通)

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