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Title The Great Buddha of Kamakura
Object Name Sculpture
Artist after Goreemon Ono
Date 1968
Description Cast bronze figure surmounting a granite pedestal copied from an original dated circa 1252. This treasure from Japan was presented to Honolulu to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the first Japanese immigrants to Hawaii. Located at the Foster Botanical Garden Daibutsu Terrace.
Dimensions H-4.167 D-3.542 feet
Credit Line Gift of the Governor of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Collection City & County of Honolulu
Object Number 1968.01