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Golden Hall

Horyuji Yamauchi
Ikaruga Japan

Construction Dates
Floor Count1
Building Uses
 - religious
Structural Types
 - lowrise
 - wood

This building, along with 3 others in the Horyuji complex (5 storey pagoda, central gate, and precinct corridor) are believed to be the oldest, intact wooden buildings in the world, constructed in the Asuka Period at the very beginning of Japan's recorded history.

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Drawing by Lee Wilson
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Aerial View / Map - Location within Ikaruga

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