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Shrine

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Object Number:
19875
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience:
Japan
Period:
Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made:
17th Century - 1897
Early Date:
1600
Late Date:
1897
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Wood
Lacquer
Brass
Gold
Technique:
Carved
Chased
Lacquered
Gilded
Iconography:
1,000 Armed Kwannon
Description:
Tall oval shaped portable shrine. Gilded. Small black lacquer with chased brass trimmings. Gold inside. Standing figure of 1,000 armed Kwannon in carved wood.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst

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