From: Japan

Curatorial Section: Asian

Object Number 29-156-1
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Buddhist | Japanese
Provenience Japan
Period Edo Period (uncertain) | Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made 18th Century - 19th Century
Section Asian
Materials Wood | Brass
Technique Chased | Gilded | Painted
Iconography Kannon

Black lacquer portable shrine with chased brass trimmings. The interior of this shrine contains a painted wooden Kannon, bodhisattva of goodness and compassion, seated on an elaborate gold-painted lotus throne.

Height 57.1 cm
Width 30.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other Number LE485 - Other Number

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