Flat wooden dark colored rectangular base with four lotus shaped supports. Lotus supports are carved from wood and painted green. Flat gilded metal ornaments at corners and sides. Base for lion (29-96-330). Lion supports lotus base (29-96-331A and B) for Monju (29-96-329).
Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Collection of Japanese Buddhist Art (1899)
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)
[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 9,10
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