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Shrine

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Object Number:29-156-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Buddhist
Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: Edo Period - 19th Century
Early Date: 1615
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Brass
Lacquer
Technique:Chased
Painted
Iconography:Juntei Kannon
Sage
Ducks
Waves
Height: 31.8 cm
Width: 25.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916

Description

Black lacquer shrine. With chased brass trimmings. Gold interior with seated, many armed Juntei Kannon with two Chinese sages holding up the lotus on which she is seated. Ducks and waves below. Red and green. Front edge of roof injured.

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