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SUB-SERIES Identifier: DES, 2011, 0012, 014379275, A000, A052

St. Mary's Cathedral, Tokyo -- 東京カテドラル聖マリア大聖堂, 1963 - 1967


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1963 - 1967


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


5 folders

General note

The winning entry of a competition for a cathedral project built in the central area of Tokyo. Reinforced concrete structure, with a three dimensional roof made up of 8 hyperbolic shells, and displaying a cross-shaped skylight in between. Built.

Geographic location

Japan: Tōkyō (prefecture) : Bunkyō (neighborhood) 日本:東京都:文京区

Subject (AAT Terms)

architectural competitions
cathedrals (buildings)


Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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