|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Date Made:||19th Century|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore PA, 1967|
One of a pair of divining instruments, called jiaobei in China. Thick crescent shaped pieces of wood, beveled on inside curve. Used by priest in front of temples. Position of landing significant for religious portent.
You may also be interested in these objects:
See a problem? Let us know email@example.com