|KEY WORD : architecture / measurements|
| A method
of measurement used to determine the size of a small, 1-bay wide shrine
一間社造. The space between the inside pillars in the transverse direction,
(a) must be determined first. This measurement becomes the basis for the
measurements that govern the placement of the pillars front, back and center
of the structure. The gable side of the two pillars of the core toward the
back equals the inside measurement, (b) from the front sanctuary *honden
本殿, pillar to the inside of the square pillar at the front of the step-canopy
The measurement, (c) on the rear of the sanctuary pillars is equal to the
outside measurements between the pillars of the step-canopy and the pillars
at the front of the sanctuary.
|*uchinori 内法, *sotonori 外法|
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