An encounter with the cultural personality of Iwate Encyclopedia of Cultural Information in Iwate
紙本墨書大般若波羅蜜多経第四百六十三巻
Dai-Hannya-Haramitta-Kyo Sutra, Vol.463
(Prajna-paramita Sutra Paper backed Brush Writing)

Designation Prefecturally-Designated
Classification Scripture
Designated Date April 26, 1977
Amount 1
Address Aza-Osawa, Hiraizumi
Holder Daijo-in
Retainer  
Administrator  
HomePage Hiraizumi's Cultural Heritage

Summary

It is a scroll book used jute paper, each line with 17 characters, and the first two pages are missing. The end of the scroll, there is a postscript of June 22, 1364.
The year of 1364 was the year of Southern Dynasty Seihei 19th year.
It is different from the other Chuson-ji-kyo Sutra, and the style of hand-copy has been varied across the ages.
It is a very valuable manuscript to know the transition style of hand-copied sutra and it can be said as the representative example in medieval times.