|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||18th Century|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951|
|Other Number:||13 - Other Number|
Elaborate Tibetan type reliquary in the shape of a chorten (stupa). Two lions flanking three wish-fulfilling jewels appear on each side near the base. This is surmounted by a dome-shaped container with an arched niche containing an image of the Buddha. The container supports a thirteen ribbed spire with foliate scrolls below a canopy. The top finial is missing which would have likely had a sun and moon motif. Heavily gilded with a copper base inscribed on the bottom.
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