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Shrine

Frame

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Object Number:94-10-1.1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sino-Tibetan
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Glass
Cloth
Brass (uncertain)
Porcelain (uncertain)
Shell (uncertain)
Paper
Turquoise (uncertain)
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Fred Maloof (Richard G. and Jennifer L. Maloof), 1994

Description

Main body of very ornate shrine. Wooden frame with glass panels on sides. At back and top electric light mechanism. Divided into 4 levels- each with pictures, statues of gods 4 square pegs protruding from base.

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