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Sistrum

Native NameShakujo
Object Number:A829
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Brass
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Sarah (William D.) Frishmuth, 1900
Other Number:unknown - Seder Number

Description

Shakujo. Buddhist ceremonial rattle consisting of black and red painted wood handle and heavy brass decorative top on which six, 6 cm, brass rings are hung producing jingling sound when shaken.

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