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Lantern

Object Number:29-96-591A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Metal
Gilt
Height: 80 cm
Width: 51 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Pair of gilded metal lanterns. Six open-work sides. Six bells attached. Symbolic top pieces. See 29-96-593. (bases for lanterns)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Japan Gallery (21 Oct 2012 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) View Objects in Exhibition

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