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Native NameNiot
Object Number: 19422
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Zen Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 18th Century - 1896
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1896
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Technique:Lacquered
Credit Line:Gift of Edward Starr, 1896

Description

Priest's baton, niot. Used by Buddhiat priest of the zen sect. Red lacquered.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chess and Playing-Cards (18 Sep 1895 - 31 Dec 1895)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Culin, R. S. 1898. Chess and Playing Cards: Catalogue of games and implements for divination exhibited by the Unites States National Museum in connection with the Department of Archaeology and Paleontology of the University of Pennsylvania at the Cotton States and. : Page/Fig./Plate: 814View Objects cited in this Publication

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