Reading a scroll

Reading a scroll

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Caption: Reading a scroll, A Nara-ehon manuscript telling the story of a woman called Karaito who is imprisoned for attempting to assassinate Minamoto no Yoritomo but is rescued by her daughter. The first part of the manuscript is numbered Or. 876. Image taken from Karaito ('The Tale of Karaito'). Originally published in early Edo period (1640-1680).

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Keywords: assassinate, daughter, families, family, historical, history, japanese, karaito the tale of karaito

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