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Shirt

Description: Shirt of red rayon, designed as a kimono. Black band at front opening and around neckline, with white Japanese characters printed on upper section at front. The kimono has a scene of a procession by children in traditional Japanese clothing, one on horseback. At upper back is a circular printed Mon in blue and white of a trefoil leaf form. Unlined. May be a child's kimono rather than a youth's shirt.
Date: 1950/1980

Shirt

Description: Child's shirt of pink rayon. Designed as a kimono, the shirt has a black band at center front opening which continues along neckline. The body of the garment is printed with multi-colored views of Japanese temples and landscapes. Maker's label inside: "Crown / Made in Japan" Size label: "M / Made in / " [cut off] This may be a child's kimono for the tourist market, rather than a youth's shirt.
Date: 1950/1980

Hat

Description: Hat of natural straw. The conical hat has a rounded top, and a "waist" part way down where the curve of the hat changes. The entire hat is overlaid with bands of colored raffia (blue; white; yellow; orange; dark blue; purple; and green) extending from the top of the crown to the brim. From the top of the hat extends a tassel/streamers of the same strands of raffia. Unlined, with white inner hatband, and a white string attached to help secure hat to wearer's head. Label attached to back of crown: "Made in Japan" Written on inner headband in blue marker: "77 [illeg]"
Date: 1965~

Kimono

Description: Kimono of purple silk printed with designs of flowers, birds and butterflies in purples, blues, tans, reds, etc. Detailing in gold embroidery. With five white "mon" designs similar to a "yin-yang" shape of matched commas. Partly lined in red silk.
Date: [1900..1950]

[Rock garden]

Description: Photograph of the Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto, Japan. A wooden portico is visible in the foreground. Multiple people sit on the edge of the deck looking out at the rock garden. The garden is surrounded by a low wall. Trees are visible in the background behind the wall.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Rock borders]

Description: Photograph of the Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto, Japan. The image is divided by stone borders. The first area is stone and concrete; the middle section is filled with loose black rocks; the outer layer is comprised of stone tiles lined with stone bricks.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Wood Worker]

Description: Photograph of a wood worker in the Yakushiji Temple Complex of Nara, Japan. In the foreground, the worker wears a bandanna and uses a tool with a long black handle. Finished pieces are stacked behind the worker.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Temple Construction]

Description: Photograph of a construction site in the Yakushiji Temple Complex of Nara, Japan. Metal poles intersect the image in the foreground. Two men in construction clothing are visible in the upper foreground on the wooden structure. More metal poles are visible in the background.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Adjunct Temple]

Description: Photograph of an adjunct temple in the Yakushiji Temple Complex of Nara, Japan. In the foreground, two stone lanterns (ishidoros) are visible. The temple is visible behind the lanterns. Trees are visible in the right background.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Tile Factory]

Description: [Photograph of a large, ancient tile in a tile factory in Nara, Japan. The large tile is visible in the foreground sitting on wooden beams. Stacks of smaller tiles and wood are visible in the background.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Ceiling Painting]

Description: Photograph of a ceiling painting in process at the Yakushiji Temple in Nara, Japan. The painting rests against a wall in the right foreground. A doorway is visible in the foreground leading to an outdoor sink. The green landscape is visible in the background.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Women Painting]

Description: Photograph of two women painting ceiling panels at the Yakushiji Temple in Nara, Japan. Both women are seated next to each other in the foreground. One woman traces a flower design while the other woman paints a panel. Finished panels are lined up behind the women.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Garden rock]

Description: Detail photograph of a rock garden in the Ryoanji Temple in Kyoto, Japan. A large rock is visible in the center foreground. Another rock is visible in the background in front of the rock border.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Mitakeya Hotel]

Description: Photograph of a room in the Mitakeya Hotel in Kanazawa, Japan. The room contains two mats on the floor. Ray Gough A man kneels on the second mat. A square light hangs in the center of the room. A television set is visible in the left corner. The back of the room is divided by screen doors.
Date: 1978
Creator: Gough, Ray