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一百九十六巻
Dai-Hannya-Haramitta-Kyo Sutra, Vol.196
(Prajna-paramita Sutra Paper backed Brush Writing)

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

Summary

It is a scroll book used jute paper, one line with 17 words, and one page has 5 lines. The end of the scroll, there is a postscript of October 3rd, in Ouei 2nd year.
The arrival history is unknown, yet it is a very valuable manuscript to know the prototype of hand-copied sutra in the Northern and the Southern Dynasties, and it is the precious relic in medieval times.