Metal (tin?) pyramid. This amulet represents a chedi (Thai for stupa). It is said to come from Wat Suthat, Bangkok, and is used by men for increasing fertility and well-being. It is a Phra Kring amulet and rattles when shaken (see 84-24-2).
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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