Japanese stone rubbing scroll
Japanese stone rubbing scroll.
Stone rubbing. Black ink on white paper; mounted on grass paper. 14" x 2 3/8" dia.
Shows text and a large phallus. Outside: on wrapper: "Zeni-a temple in Ashikaga City. Amulet of korose Daimyoyin (a god). There are Buddist characters." Inside: "Male stone found at Watarasi River, Ashikaga, Shimotsuke-no-kune. A rubbing of the original stone. Buddhist writing not translated."
- Kinsey subjects