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

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

Sculpture / Edo

By Hagiwara Yusuke

Edo period, dated 1669 (Kanbun 9)

Brass

縦18.8 横13.6 厚2.3 重量2156.0

1面

Important Cultural Property

Hidden Christians did not consider brass images produced by the authorities as true objects of worship, and therefore did not think of trampling on them as a severe offense to their faith.(C-719、722、726、1006共通)"

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