Wat Makhan Thao
Metal (iron?) cylinder with fiber covering. This amulet is said to come from Wat Makhan Thao, Chainat Province. It is an amulet which can be worn only by men. They wear it around their necks or waists and it is supposed to protect the wearer from bodily harm.
Purchased through Heather Peters in Thailand
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)
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