Close-up of the Great Buddha of Kamakura

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 10 January 2018
Close-up of the Great Buddha of Kamakura Download Full Size Image

One of the cultural icons of Japan, the Great Buddha of Kamakura was completed in 1252 CE and is made of bronze.

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, January 10). Close-up of the Great Buddha of Kamakura. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7858/close-up-of-the-great-buddha-of-kamakura/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Close-up of the Great Buddha of Kamakura." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 10, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7858/close-up-of-the-great-buddha-of-kamakura/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Close-up of the Great Buddha of Kamakura." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 10 Jan 2018. Web. 23 Jul 2024.

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